The producer of the file “Sweet Crude” is the Friend of a Friend here at my office. They are starting a email campaign to get the US government into action and help. Here is the email:
A filmmaker friend and colleague of ours has been arrested in
Please contact Senators Murray and Cantwell and the Nigerian embassy :
When you contact Senators Murray and Cantwell and the Nigerian embassy :
Request: Secure the release of Sandy Cioffi, 46, director of the documentary “Sweet Crude”; producer Tammi Sims, 35; crew members Cliff Worsham, 39, and Sean Porter, 25; and Joel Bisina, a peace mediator and founder of Niger Delta Professionals for Development in Warri. The Americans “entered the country legally on April 5, having notified authorities about their intentions to film and to make a visit to a library they had helped build“.
Below are links to articles on Sandy Cioffi and her efforts. PLEASE SPREAD THE WORD!!! Any help you can give us would be GREATLY appreciated.
Thanks, and best wishes, Ginny