The Oil Machine (2160x1023 v2)
The Oil Machine (2160x1023 v2)
The Oil Machine (2022) © Sonja Henrici Creates

ACMI, Docplay and EFFA present

The Oil Machine

Big Screen Premiere

Emma Davie | UK | 2022 | Unclassified (All Ages)

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Mon 8 Apr 2024

Emma Davie's impactful documentary explores our economic, historical and emotional entanglement with the oil industry.

There is an invisible machine at the core of our economy and society that is now facing an uncertain future as activists and investors demand change: the oil industry. But could this be the end of oil?

By highlighting the complexities of how oil is embedded in our society – from high finance to cheap consumer goods – The Oil Machine brings together a wide range of voices from oil company executives, economists, young activists to pension fund managers and considers how this machine can be tamed, dismantled, or repurposed.

The Oil Machine will be available to stream on Docplay from Monday 22 April 2024. Join us in the cinema for a very special preview screening.

Format: DCP
Language: English
Source: Docplay
Courtesy: Madman Entertainment
Runtime: 82 mins


Unclassified (All Ages)

Contains mild themes


This event is FREE for ACMI Members.

Members will be invited to book tickets (limit of 2 per member) via email on Thu 28 March.

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