The Big Fix
Release Date: November 11th, 2011
Not Yet Rated|1 hr. 48 min.
Filmmakers Josh Tickell and Rebecca Harrell Tickell examine the 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
Distributor: Green Planet
A gloomy but perhaps realistic depiction of the forces of corruption and deceit that produce environmental catastrophes. show more
Along the way, a raft of experts are featured -- including Times-Picayune outdoor editor Bob Marshall -- speaking bluntly about the cozy relationship between politicians and the oil industry. show more
The Tickells' style is a predictable grab bag of interviews with outraged experts and journalists, TV news footage, and scenes in which the filmmakers (and, during one trip, fellow activists Peter Fonda and Amy Smart) make faux-daring journeys into the fray to bring back supposed realities that corporate America seeks to hide. show more