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LAST RUSH FOR THE WILD WEST: Tar Sands, Oil Shale and The American Frontier

Directed by Jennifer Ekstrom
50 min | 2013 | USA/Canada | Not Rated

**Post-film Q&A with director Jennifer Ekstrom.

This documentary explores how impending tar sands and oil shale mining could impact the Utah landscape, increase air pollution in Salt Lake City (where the air quality is already the worst in the nation), and affect the Colorado River watershed, which could jeopardize drinking water quality and quantity for thirty-six million people downstream.

10 Best Eco-Docs of 2014 by EcoWatch

Featured, Programmer’s Choice, Salt Lake City, The Environment, Upcoming Screenings

Tuesday, February 3, 2015 @ 7:00 PM9:00 PM MST