Show your students the real story behind the feature film.
Want to see Deepwater Horizon in theaters? Watch the real story behind the disaster.
Check out these seven videos on the Deepwater Horizon:
The Great American Oil Spill– This documentary follows the progress of coastal cleanup initiatives following a massive explosion on the BP-operated Deepwater Horizon oil platform on April 20, 2010. The blast led to the deaths of eleven workers and was the worst oil spill in U.S. history. British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
The Deepwater Horizon– This episode from Seconds From Disaster provides a reenactment of the series of decisions and failings that led to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill--the world's biggest accidental marine oil spill--and the deaths of eleven rig workers.National Geographic
The Spill–Long before the Deepwater Horizon explosion in the Gulf, BP was widely viewed as a company that valued deal-making and savvy marketing over safety. Considered a "serial environmental criminal", BP left behind a long trail of problems--deadly accidents, disastrous spills, countless safety violations--which many now believe should have triggered action by federal regulators.Could the spill have been prevented?Frontline, PBS
BP: In Deep Water– This documentary focuses primarily on the fallout from the Deepwater Horizon blowout on April 20, 2010, in the Gulf of Mexico. BBC journalist Greg Palast follows some of BP's controversial business ventures, including those in Alaska and Azerbaijan.British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Meet the Press, June 20, 2010– This film is aspecial roundtable discussion on the Deepwater Horizon oil spill issues: containment of the oil and cleanup,holding BP accountable, the impact on the Obama presidency, the future ofoffshore drilling, and will Washington think big about finding othersources of energy? NBCUniversal
Deepwater Disaster, the Untold Story– Take an in-depth look into the April 2010 explosion on the Deepwater Horizon rig, an event that lead to the deaths of 11 workers and the largest marine oil spill in U.S. history.Futuremedia