“Those nursing the suspicion that Hollywood politics are awash in knee-jerk liberalism may well have their cynicism validated by ‘FrackNation,’ a counterargument to the outcry over the natural-gas retrieval process known as ‘fracking’ recently explored in Gus Van Sant’s feature ‘Promised Land.’ But the more thoughtful and politics-oriented auds targeted by this well-reasoned film from helmers Phelim McAleer, Ann McElhinney and Magdalena Segieda will find plenty to chew over, including the possibility that perhaps all is not as simple as it seems in the world of nonrenewable energy.”

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