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The response to a horrendous oil blowout 50 years ago in Santa Barbara sparked the modern environmental movement, creating a culture that continues to inspire local solutions to global problems. The legacy of the oil spill continues to inform this community, which keeps coming together, such as when over 3,000 volunteers jointed the Santa Barbara Bucket Brigade to dig mud from homes after the deadly 2018 debris flow.
50 min

Director/Writer: Isaac Hernandez
Producer: Nancy Black