skip to content
Tar sands, Canada for sale Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Tar sands, Canada for sale

Author: Tom RadfordPatrick ReedPeter RaymontDaron DonahueJohn WestheuserAll authors
Publisher: Mississauga, ON : McNabb Connolly [distributor], ©2008.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Captures the intersecting storylines of a remarkable cast of characters eager to cash in on the oil boom in Fort McMurray, Alberta. Washington lobbyists, pipefitters from Newfoundland, Chinese investors and Norwegian industrialists descend on tar-soaked "Fort McMoney", a modern-day Eldorado, where rents are sky rocketing and cocaine abuse is four times the provincial average. Up for grabs - a stake in a $100 billion  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Radford; Patrick Reed; Peter Raymont; Daron Donahue; John Westheuser; White Pines Pictures.; Clearwater Media.; Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.; McNabb Connolly (Firm)
OCLC Number: 233132607
Notes: Produced with the participation of the Canadian Film or Video Production Tax Credit [and others].
Credits: Editor, Michèle Hozer ; directors of photography, Daron Donahue, John Westheuser.
Performer(s): Narrator, Peter Raymont.
Description: 1 videodisc (52 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Other Titles: Canada for sale
Responsibility: a White Pines Pictures/Clearwater Media Inc. Production in association with NHK and the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation ; writer, Patrick Reed ; director, Tom Radford ; producer, Peter Raymont, Tom Radford.

Abstract:

Captures the intersecting storylines of a remarkable cast of characters eager to cash in on the oil boom in Fort McMurray, Alberta. Washington lobbyists, pipefitters from Newfoundland, Chinese investors and Norwegian industrialists descend on tar-soaked "Fort McMoney", a modern-day Eldorado, where rents are sky rocketing and cocaine abuse is four times the provincial average. Up for grabs - a stake in a $100 billion energy bonanza and Canada's economic sovereignty. The documentary, commissioned by the CBC, tracks the growth of the world's largest reserve of 'unconventional' oil.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/233132607> # Tar sands, Canada for sale
    a bgn:DVD, schema:Movie, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "233132607" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/onc> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/139351785#Place/mississauga_on> ; # Mississauga, ON
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/139351785#Place/athabasca_tar_sands_region_alta> ; # Athabasca Tar Sands Region (Alta.)
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1044751> ; # Oil sands industry--Economic aspects
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1214931> ; # Alberta--Fort McMurray.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/139351785#Topic/oil_sands_alberta_athabasca_tar_sands_region> ; # Oil sands--Alberta--Athabasca Tar Sands Region
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1044735> ; # Oil sands
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/901974> ; # Economic history
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/139351785#Topic/oil_sands_industry_economic_aspects_alberta_athabasca_tar_sands_region> ; # Oil sands industry--Economic aspects--Alberta--Athabasca Tar Sands Region
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/338.27282/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/139351785#Place/fort_mcmurray_alta> ; # Fort McMurray (Alta.)
   schema:alternateName "Canada for sale" ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/3764994> ; # Tom Radford
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/139351785#Organization/white_pines_pictures> ; # White Pines Pictures.
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/317003132> ; # John Westheuser
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/125909801> ; # Clearwater Media.
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/139351785#Person/reed_patrick> ; # Patrick Reed
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/160928345> ; # McNabb Connolly (Firm)
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/144201535> ; # Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/51429005> ; # Peter Raymont
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/178146094340600332953> ; # Daron Donahue
   schema:copyrightYear "2008" ;
   schema:datePublished "2008" ;
   schema:description "Captures the intersecting storylines of a remarkable cast of characters eager to cash in on the oil boom in Fort McMurray, Alberta. Washington lobbyists, pipefitters from Newfoundland, Chinese investors and Norwegian industrialists descend on tar-soaked "Fort McMoney", a modern-day Eldorado, where rents are sky rocketing and cocaine abuse is four times the provincial average. Up for grabs - a stake in a $100 billion energy bonanza and Canada's economic sovereignty. The documentary, commissioned by the CBC, tracks the growth of the world's largest reserve of 'unconventional' oil."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/139351785> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Tar sands, Canada for sale"@en ;
   schema:productID "233132607" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/233132607#PublicationEvent/mississauga_on_mcnabb_connolly_distributor_2008> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/139351785#Agent/mcnabb_connolly_distributor> ; # McNabb Connolly [distributor]
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/233132607> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/139351785#Agent/mcnabb_connolly_distributor> # McNabb Connolly [distributor]
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "McNabb Connolly [distributor]" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/139351785#Person/reed_patrick> # Patrick Reed
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Reed" ;
   schema:givenName "Patrick" ;
   schema:name "Patrick Reed" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/139351785#Place/athabasca_tar_sands_region_alta> # Athabasca Tar Sands Region (Alta.)
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Athabasca Tar Sands Region (Alta.)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/139351785#Place/fort_mcmurray_alta> # Fort McMurray (Alta.)
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Fort McMurray (Alta.)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/139351785#Topic/oil_sands_alberta_athabasca_tar_sands_region> # Oil sands--Alberta--Athabasca Tar Sands Region
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh00006139> ;
   schema:name "Oil sands--Alberta--Athabasca Tar Sands Region"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/139351785#Topic/oil_sands_industry_economic_aspects_alberta_athabasca_tar_sands_region> # Oil sands industry--Economic aspects--Alberta--Athabasca Tar Sands Region
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85094355> ;
   schema:name "Oil sands industry--Economic aspects--Alberta--Athabasca Tar Sands Region"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1044735> # Oil sands
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Oil sands"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1044751> # Oil sands industry--Economic aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Oil sands industry--Economic aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1214931> # Alberta--Fort McMurray.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Alberta--Fort McMurray." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/901974> # Economic history
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Economic history"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/125909801> # Clearwater Media.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Clearwater Media." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/144201535> # Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Canadian Broadcasting Corporation." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/160928345> # McNabb Connolly (Firm)
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "McNabb Connolly (Firm)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/178146094340600332953> # Daron Donahue
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Donahue" ;
   schema:givenName "Daron" ;
   schema:name "Daron Donahue" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/317003132> # John Westheuser
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Westheuser" ;
   schema:givenName "John" ;
   schema:name "John Westheuser" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/3764994> # Tom Radford
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1946" ;
   schema:familyName "Radford" ;
   schema:givenName "Tom" ;
   schema:name "Tom Radford" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/51429005> # Peter Raymont
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Raymont" ;
   schema:givenName "Peter" ;
   schema:name "Peter Raymont" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.