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The David and Goliath story of Crude

Clip: Season 1 | 7m 32s

Over the course of three years director Joe Berlinger followed one of the largest and most controversial class-action environmental lawsuits in the world, which pits 30,000 rainforest dwellers from the Amazon jungle in Ecuador against the oil giant Chevron.Then Berlinger was dragged into his own battle with Chevron when they subpoenaed him to turn over 600 hours of his unused outtakes.

Aired: 07/14/10

Expired: 07/14/15

Rating: NR

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