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Fight for Oil, 2, Fight for Oil, Part 2
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directed by Dieter Schroeder and Joachim Schroeder, in Fight for Oil, 2 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2007), 56 mins
Part 2 profiles the history of Middle East oil beginning in the early 1970's. It chronicles the oil embargo and the resulting rise in import prices as foreign leaders attempt to negotiate. Tensions in the Middle East begin to heighten as conflicting groups become more violent with each other and foreign powers. As...
directed by Dieter Schroeder and Joachim Schroeder, in Fight for Oil, 2 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2007), 56 mins
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Fight for Oil, 3, Fight for Oil, Part 3
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directed by Dieter Schroeder and Joachim Schroeder, in Fight for Oil, 3 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2007), 53 mins
Part 3 profiles the after effects of the second gulf war. Iraq, which once played a major role in the Middle East oil trade, is struggling to gain stability. Exemplifying this is the city of Kirkuk, one of the two largest oil regions in the country, where oil brought destruction and discrimination against the Kurd...
directed by Dieter Schroeder and Joachim Schroeder, in Fight for Oil, 3 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2007), 53 mins
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Fight for Oil, 1, Fight for Oil, Part 1
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directed by Dieter Schroeder and Joachim Schroeder, in Fight for Oil, 1 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2007), 54 mins
Part 1 chronicles the discovery of oil in Persia in 1908; the tumultuous claims placed on Middle East territories and conclude with the British being sent home from Iran in the 1950s. This episode explores the sphere of interest, power politics, oil's role in both World Wars, American influence, the Saudi empire,...
directed by Dieter Schroeder and Joachim Schroeder, in Fight for Oil, 1 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2007), 54 mins
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