Documentary filmmaker and environmental activist who’s most widely known for his Oscar-nominated 2010 film Gasland. His film How exactly to Forget about The Globe (And Love Everything Climate Can’t Modification) premiered at Sundance in 2016. He graduated from Columbia College or university with a significant in movie theater. He aimed a narrative feature known as Memorial Time (2008). He’s significant for his tone of voice against hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling. He founded and became creative director of the brand new York City-based film and movie theater business the International WOW Business. He previously a street called after him in France in an area where in fact the French anti-shale-gas motion found fruition. He was created in Milanville, Pa. He and Tim Hetherington both produced Oscar-nominated documentaries which were area of the 83rd Academy Honours.