Storyville: Midnight Oil
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Midnight Oil by Bilal Motley (USA, 2020, 30 min) Produced with Dan Papa
Midnight Oil chronicles the controversial last days of the now-shuttered Philadelphia Energy Solutions refinery. The film follows refinery worker and first-time filmmaker, Bilal Motley, as he struggles to reconcile his love and kinship for his colleagues, and the growing awareness of the surrounding communities of color long affected by the refinery and their on-going fight for environmental justice.