Jeff Smith 9 a.m., May 24
Africa, oil, and Wall Street collide in Rachel Boynton’s saga of greed, corruption, treachery, global capital, and political upheaval.
Ghana is catapulted into the oil game when an American start-up firm, Kosmos Energy, discovers huge oil fields off Ghana’s coast. Kings, presidents, venture capitalists, and gun-toting rebels clash in this black-gold expose.
POV documentary. 2013. 99 minutes. Rated G. Discussion to follow the film.
- When: Monday, August 18, 2014, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
- Cost: Free