Screenscope, Inc. has completed production of the Dispatches from
the Gulf documentary film, which features scientists working to better
understand the effects of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Dispatches
from the Gulf is the newest episode in the Journey to Planet Earth series
and is narrated by Matt Damon.
Screenings location and dates of the film can be found on film’s website.
The film premiered at the DC Environmental Film Festival at the National Museum of Natural History on March 25, 2016.
Major funding for Journey to Planet Earth was provided by the Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative – scientists working together to understand and restore the health of marine and coastal ecosystems.
The Dispatches from the Gulf website features several shorts and links to education materials, including:
- Educators Guide for Episode 14: Dispatches from the Gulf
- Full Transcripts of Episode 14: Dispatches from the Gulf
- Order a free DVD copy of the documentary