Come Hell or High Water: The Battle for Turkey Creek follows the painful but inspiring journey of Derrick Evans, a Boston teacher who moves home to coastal Mississippi when the graves of his ancestors are bulldozed to make way for the sprawling city of Gulfport. Over the course of a decade, Derrick and his neighbors stand up to powerful corporate interests and politicians and face ordeals that include Hurricane Katrina and the BP oil disaster in their struggle for self-determination and environmental justice.
Environmental Justice Film Tour
Come Hell or High Water screens at North Carolina colleges and universities Feb. 10-12
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American Film Showcase 2014
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Working Films is coordinating an Environmental Justice Film Tour (February 10–12) that features screenings and discussions of Come Hell or High Water: The Battle for Turkey Creek at North Carolina colleges and universities. The events will connect faculty, students and…
“For me, the fight for environmental justice is personal. Everyone, regardless of your race, color, income or where you live, work, play, or pray, deserves to breathe clean air and work in a healthy environment free from environmental hazards.” –…