From Flint: Voices of a Poisoned City
Catalogue Number: TVP024
Producer: Video Project, Inc.
Producing Agencies: Michegan State University, Media Sandbox
Subject: Criminal Justice & Law, Current Events, Documentary, Environmental Studies, Family Studies/Home Economics, Health, Science, Social Sciences
Grade Level: 9 - 12, Post Secondary, Adult
Country Of Origin: United States
Copyright Year: 2016
Running Time: 25:00
From Flint goes beyond the news headlines to spotlight the impact of the devastating water contamination crisis on the people of Flint, Michigan. The film highlights the stories of residents who were personally injured, along with the work of local organizations and individuals that rallied to support them. Ultimately, the Flint water crisis was a failure of government at every level, with important lessons for other cities and towns.
Student Academy Award Winner
Award of Recognition, Impact DOCS Awards
“Highly Recommended.” - Video Librarian
NOVA: Poisoned WaterPBS Video 041878
Water. Turn on the faucet and it's always there. Without it we perish. But how safe is our tap...
Shattered Ground: Digging Into the Issues of FrackingZoot Pictures ZP0000
Hydraulic Fracturing or "Fracking" is a new technology that has opened up immense resources of...
To the Ends of the Earth (55 Minute Version)White Gold Productions WGP000
Narrated by Emma Thompson, this documentary examines the rise of extreme energy extraction in...
Irreparable HarmWild Confluence Media WCM000
The Tlingit people have called the vibrant coastline of Southeast Alaska home for over 10,000 years...
Blue HeartPassion River Films PR4079
The Balkan Peninsula is home to the last wild rivers in Europe. However, a deluge of hydropower...
A Plastic Ocean (22 Minute Version)Passion River Films PR0004
A Plastic Ocean is a new adventure documentary that brings to light the consequences of our global...