This powerful odyssey across America explores the sea change in our national attitude from pride in big dams as engineering wonders to the growing awareness that our own future is bound to the life and health of our rivers.
Dam removal has moved beyond the fictional Monkey Wrench Gang to go mainstream.
Where obsolete dams come down, rivers bound back to life, giving salmon and other wild fish the right of return to primeval spawning grounds, after decades without access.
DamNation's majestic cinematography and unexpected discoveries move through rivers and landscapes altered by dams, but also through a metamorphosis in values, from conquest of the natural world to knowing ourselves as part of nature.
Join us for a livestreaming of DamNation and a Q&A with directors Ben Knight and Travis Rummel, and producer Matt Stoecker via the player below.
Friday, April 24 at 11:00 AM AEST
| Gemma Pol
For Tish, COP26 was an opportunity to hold our political leaders accountable and ensure they felt the global pressure to act on climate.
Because we know prioritising durability results in consuming less energy, wasting less water and creating less trash.View Ironclad Guarantee
Everything we make has an impact on people and the planet. Learn more about our environmental and social responsibility program.View Our Footprint
Buy used, trade in and fix your gear through Worn Wear.Visit Worn Wear
We’ve pledged 1% of sales to the preservation and restoration of the natural environment.View 1% for the Planet
Sign up for exclusive offers, original stories, activism awareness, events and more.
© 2021 Patagonia, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Do Not Sell My Data