Drilling Fields (fwd)

William Stinson (bstinson@laurel.ocs.mq.edu.au)
Mon, 5 Aug 1996 19:55:53 +1000 (EST)


Details of the video you want are:

Title: The drilling fields
Format: [videorecording]
Pub Info: 1 videocassette (VHS) (50 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Series 1: Cutting edge (Television program)
Note 1: Recorded from SBS television program Cutting edge
broadcast 18.4.95. Originally produced in the U.K. by
Catma Films for Channel Four, c1994. In English and
African dialect with English subtitles.
Commentary, Cathy Tyson. Writer, Kay Bishop; producer,
Poonam Sharma; director, Glenn Ellis.
Summary: Looks at the land rights dispute in the Niger delta
area between the Nigerian government, the indigenous
Ogoni people and the Shell Oil Company.
Subject 1: Indigenous peoples--Nigeria.
Subject 2: Shell Oil Company.Oil fields--Nigeria.
Subject 3: Nigeria--Politics and government--1960-
Subject 4: Nigeria--Economic conditions--1970-
Add Auth 1: Sharma, Poonam.
Add Auth 2: Bishop, Kay.
Add Auth 3: Ellis, Glenn.
Language: English

There should be a supplier for Channel Four material in North America.

Good luck


Bill Stinson
Media Services Department
Macquarie University
Sydney phone: 02 850-7557
NSW 2109 fax: 02 850-7568
Australia email: bstinson@laurel.ocs.mq.edu.au

---------- Forwarded message ----------
Date: Fri, 2 Aug 1996 09:41:10 -0700
From: carolh@charly.publib.saskatoon.sk.ca
To: Multiple recipients of list <videolib@library.berkeley.edu>
Subject: Drilling Fields

I have a patron who is looking for a video about the oil industry in
Nigeria called "The Drilling Fields". Thanks in advance for any information
that can be provided.
Carol Hutchinson
Saskatoon Public Library