The Shutdown

The Shutdown

The Shutdown
Scotland, 2009, 10 Minute Running Time
Topics: Documentary, Environment
Language: English

Awards: Winner Golden Gate Award Best Short Doc - San Francisco International Film Festival

An explosion at a BP plant leaves dead and injured -- including filmmaker Alan Bissett’s father. This is not the Gulf but Falkirk, Scotland. This powerful and poetic film recently won the Golden Gate award at the San Francisco International Film Festival for Best Short Doc.

2010 SHORTFEST AWARD WINNER: Best Documentary Short

DIRECTOR: Adam Stafford
Producer: Peter Gerard
Screenwriter: Alan Bissett

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