White Water Black Gold

2011 • 57 Minutes

An investigative point-of-view documentary about David Lavallee’s journey down the Athabasca River and across Western Canada in search of answers about the battle between water and oil. Following an imaginary drop of water, and later an imaginary drop of oil, he discovers the threats to the third largest watershed in the world and two separate oceans. White Water, Black Gold is a film about the inextricable link between water and oil in our modern world.

SYNDICADO presents the documentary "WHITE WATER BLACK GOLD" narrated by PETER COYOTE directed and produced by DAVID LAVALLEE director of photography ALAN BIBBY editors SONJA RUEBSAAT and NANCY ROSENBLUM written by DAVID LAVALLEE and NANCY ROSENBLUM music by SARAH HARMER, JOSH RITTER, ISA SAUREZ, RACHELLE VAN ZANTEN, AIDAN KNIGHT, PHILIP WEIGL, JOHN HAVELOCK TUCKER, ALEJANDRO MERODIO composer JOHN TUCKER