The sea is forgotten until disaster strikes. A Film Essay by Allan Sekula and Noel Burch Directed by Noël Burch, Allan Sekula. We visit displaced farmers and villagers in Holland and Belgium, underpaid truck drivers in Los Angeles, seafarers aboard mega-ships shuttling between Asia and Europe, and factory workers in China, whose low wages are the fragile key to the whole puzzle. Details the catastrophic effects globalization has wrought on the ship, truck and train industries.