The End of Suburbia (the Doc Movie 2004)

I'm a longtime believer in the Peack Oil Theory. If you ever wanted to try and get your head around our love addiction to gas and oil. And then wondered what would happens when it runs out...then watch this great little doc on the subject..

The End of Suburbia (2004)

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THE END OF SUBURBIA: Oil Depletion and the Collapse of The American Dream

Since World War II North Americans have invested much of their newfound wealth in suburbia. It has promised a sense of space, affordability, family life and upward mobility. As the population of suburban sprawl has exploded in the past 50 years, so too has the suburban way of life become embedded in the American consciousness.

Suburbia, and all it promises, has become the American Dream.

But as we enter the 21st century, serious questions are beginning to emerge about the sustainability of this way of life. With brutal honesty and a touch of irony, The End of Suburbia explores the American Way of Life and its prospects as the planet approaches a critical era, as global demand for fossil fuels begins to outstrip supply. World Oil Peak and the inevitable decline of fossil fuels are upon us now, some scientists and policy makers argue in this documentary.

The consequences of inaction in the face of this global crisis are enormous. What does Oil Peak mean for North America? As energy prices skyrocket in the coming years, how will the populations of suburbia react to the collapse of their dream? Are today's suburbs destined to become the slums of tomorrow? And what can be done NOW, individually and collectively, to avoid The End of Suburbia ?

Technical Specs

File Name ........... : The.End.of.Suburbia.XviD.AC3.www.mvgroup.org.avi
Total Size (MB) ... : 1119.81 MB
Duration .............. : 01:17:22

Video Codec ....... : XviD MPEG-4 codec
Resolution .......... : 720 x 352
Aspect Ratio ....... : 2.04:1
Video Bitrate ...... : 1703 KB/s
Framerate .......... : 29.97 FPS
Quality Factor ..... : 0.224 B/px

Audio Codec ....... : FAST Multimedia AG DVM (Dolby AC3)
Audio Bitrate ...... : 320 KB/s
Channels ............ : 2 Ch
Sampling Rate .... : 48000 Hz

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