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Veins in the Gulf

What happens when your home disappears before you die?

Overview

Synopsis

"Veins in the Gulf" is a documentary about the disappearing coastline of southern Louisiana and the community trying to save it.

Coastlines around the globe are threatened by climate change. Louisiana's coast may be the most threatened in the world. But it's not only the hurricanes or oil spills that endanger Louisiana...

Interviews with scientists, musicians, writers and engineers are narrated by Louisiana poet Martha Serpas. Louisiana's story is a compelling example of how coastal communities around the globe must come together to deal with environmental changes in the immediate future.

Stage
finished
Running time
78 minutes

Credits

Production Details

Prod. Co.
Long Distance Productions
Country
United States
Years of Production
2012
Locations
IL
Prod. Partners
Ted Hardin

Distribution Details

Release year
2012
Festivals
Arizona Int'l, Finger Lakes Env, Dallas Videofest, Visible Evidence, Duke U
Distribution
On Vimeo on demand and Hulu, Roku by Global Shift TV
Language
English

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