Political Film Series

Political Film Series

College of Public Policy & Justice, Political Science & Public Administration

Deepwater Horizon (2016; PG-13) –– Earth Day feature

The feature, which stars Mark Wahlberg and Kurt Russell, is a dramatization of the 2010 explosion on the Deepwater Horizon offshore oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico, an accident that killed 11 workers, injured 17, and stands today as the worst ecological incident in our country’s history.

The film will be introduced by Dr. Rosine Hall, professor of Biology, and is co-sponsored by the College of Arts and Sciences.

Date: 
Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 7:00am
Location: 
Goodwyn Hall 111