CRUDE: Wentworth Community vs Big Oil

This documentary details the shocking knock-on impact of air pollution caused by Big Oil in the South African township Wentworth – including chronic poverty, gender-based violence and epigenetic changes which make community members prone to certain illnesses.

Video still from CRUDE documentary showing a newspaper headline that reads: South Durban battle toxic factory smoke

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CRUDE is a sobering reminder of the destruction the fossil fuels industry has already wrecked in Africa – as the continent faces another neocolonial scramble for its resources.