Investigation & Politics 52'

A Future without Oil

When President of Ecuador Rafael Correa announces in 2007 that he will not exploit its Amazonian oil fields against financial compensations on industrialized countries, he takes on a very bold move. The Challenge ? To convince them that the safeguard of nature worth more than petroleum extraction.


The film tells the three years story of Correa's team as they try to convince the international community that both north and south would gain to support this post petroleum era sustainable development model.

Direction: Laetitia Moreau

Production: What's Up Films for Canal +

Languages: French, Español, Neutral Spanish, English

awards & festivals


    Official Selection

  • Environmental Film Festival of Washington (United States)

    Official Selection

  • Documentary Festival of Thessaloniki (Greece)

    ERT3 Prize

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