GasLand

(2009)

Genres: Documentary

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About GasLand

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In this Oscar-nominated documentary, director Josh Fox journeys across America to examine the negative effects of natural-gas drilling, from poisoned water sources to kitchen sinks that burst into flame to unhealthy animals and people. Is natural gas a viable alternative to the country's dwindling energy resources, or do the potential harmful consequences outweigh the positives? Fox's film raises these and many more probing questions.

Cast: Josh Fox, Theo Colburn, Weston Wilson, Maurice Hinchey, Diana DeGette, Louie Gohmert, Al Appleton, Scott Stringer, Al Armendariz

Director: Josh Fox

Release Year: 2009

Length: 107 minutes

Rating: NR

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