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Richard Heinberg in Crude Impact

Crude Impact

2006 NR

Oil may have fueled the development of the modern industrial society, but as this compelling documentary explains, it's also triggered political conflict, greed, environmental devastation and an addiction to consumption. Director James Jandak Wood traces how the world has become dependent on fossil fuels -- a resource that someday will be gone -- and how little has been done to develop alternative energy sources.