Last Call at the Oasis

Last Call at the Oasis"" represents nonfiction filmmaking at its most urgent, timely and stylistically smooth.""
-Ann Hornaday, Washington Post
Ms. Yu, who has directed scripted television episodes as well as documentaries, wraps a lot of bad news into a slick, informative, fast-moving package.
-A.O. Scott, New York Times
It's an important documentary that should be seen by all, even if it's only just firing an initial warning shot across our collective, water-consuming bow.
-Jim Judy, Screen It!
"Last Call at the Oasis" représente le cinéma documentaire de l'urgence, rythmiquement et stylistiquement harmonieux.
-Ann Hornaday, Washington Post
Mme Yu, qui a écrit et réalisé pour la télévision ainsi que pour des documentaires, réunit un lot de mauvaises nouvelles tout en produisant un tout brillant, informatif, et qui évolue rapidement.
-A.O. Scott, New York Times
C'est un documentaire important qui devrait être vu par tous, même s'il ne fait que déclencher un éveil des consciences à travers la communauté concernant la consommation d'eau.
-Jim Judy, Screen It!

Synopsis

From Academy Award-winning director Jessica Yu and the producer's of "Food, Inc." LAST CALL AT THE OASIS examines the imminent threat to the water supply in Nevada and California, illustrating the environmental, social and political factors that have resulted in a fast-approaching crisis.

Theatrical Release Date

Friday, May 25, 2012
Original Languages: English
Genre: Documentary
Running Time: 99 min.
Year: 2011

CREDITS

CAST
Erin Brockovich
Jay Famiglietti
Peter Gleick
DIRECTED BY
Jessica Yu

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Director Jessica Yu. Photo by Elise Pearlstein
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Peter Gleick. Photo by Darcy Hemley
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Harvesting Central Valley. Photo by Sandra Keats
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