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The Full Script for Matt Damon’s UAE-Funded Anti-Fracking Film
Posted By Lachlan Markay On November 14, 2012 @ 5:05 pm In Scribe | 2 Comments
In September, Scribe reported  that Promised Land, a forthcoming film written by and starring Matt Damon, is financed in part by the oil-rich United Arab Emirates. The script for the film has now been leaked, and is embedded below.
Journalists Phelim McAleer and Ann McElhinney obtained the script and posted it  on the Facebook page for their documentary on the country’s ongoing oil and gas boom, FrackNation.
As McAleer reported  in the New York Post in September, the script presents an hysterical environmental activist as the tool of oil companies looking to both exploit a rural Pennsylvania town for its energy resources and dupe the town’s residents into dismissing legitimate environmental concerns.
Read the whole thing here:
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URLs in this post:
 Image: http://blog.heritage.org/wp-content/uploads/promised-land.jpg
 reported: http://blog.heritage.org/2012/09/28/matt-damons-anti-fracking-movie-financed-by-oil-rich-arab-nation/
 posted it: http://www.facebook.com/FrackNation/app_128953167177144
 reported: http://www.nypost.com/p/news/opinion/opedcolumnists/for_his_next_escape_x46uFSONrAaCey67ZzZV0I
 Promised Land Script: http://www.scribd.com/doc/113279754/Promised-Land-Script
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