Film Summary Of The Film 'Gasland' By John Fox

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Gasland Summary
The documentary Gasland, structured in the form of a travelogue, is written, directed and narrated by John Fox. Fox travels through various parts of the United States in search of instances where water, and waterways, are polluted by “produced water” (industrial term for waste water) of hydraulic fracturing. He had heard of various instances of water contamination and other hazards caused by fracking. He wanted to investigate the likelihood of him facing the same circumstances, because his land was on a proposed fracking site.
His first stop was Dimock, PA, where he saw samples of water, and surveyed many families affected by tainted water. The water there was muddy, putrid and tasted metallic; it was deemed unusable through

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