e360 Video Nominated for an Academy Award
The Warriors of Qiugang, a film co-produced by Yale Environment 360
and featured exclusively
Web site, has been nominated for an Academy Award for Best Documentary (Short Subject). This e360
video report, co-produced with filmmakers Ruby Yang and Thomas Lennon and shot in China, was among the Oscar nominees announced last week
. The film chronicles the story of the Chinese village of Qiugang and its battle against a polluting chemical factory. “This is a tremendous honor for Yale Environment 360
,” said e360
editor Roger Cohn. “And we hope that this helps bring attention to the brave stand of the people of Qiugang.”
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