The Canyoneers 1 p.m., May 4
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