• Last Call at the Oasis (2012)

Last Call at the Oasis

Release Date: May 4th, 2012

DVD Release Date: November 6th, 2012

PG-13 |1 hr 45 min

Plot Summary

Erin Brockovich, Robert Glennon and Jay Famiglietti are among those interviewed in Jessica Yu's investigation of the world's looming water shortage.

Director: Jessica Yu

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: Participant Media

Ratings & Reviews

  • 70

    Last Call at the Oasis makes a convincing case that we're on the verge of both "Waterworld" and large scale Erin Brockovich-style scenarios. show more

  • 70
    John DeForeThe Hollywood Reporter

    Following the template of documentaries bent on scaring viewers silly, Oasis winds up with a segment pointing to glimmers of hope, one of which addresses the marketing challenge of convincing citizens that recycled waste water is safe for drinking. show more

  • 50
    Mark JenkinsNPR

    The movie presents grim assessments from such experts as the Pacific Institute's Peter Gleick and professor and author Robert Glennon, yet it ends with a flurry of hopeful notes. show more

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