The Film

Wind power... it's sustainable ... it limits our dependence on foreign produces no air pollution. Who could object to wind energy? That's what the people of Meredith, NY first thought when a ... read more shadowy wind developer looked to supplement the rural farm town's failing economy with a wind energy farm -- that of 40 industrial wind turbines. WINDFALL, Laura Israel's probing feature-length film, documents how this proposal brutally divides Meredith's residents, as they fight over the future of their community. Attracted at first to the financial incentives that would seemingly boost their dying economy, the townspeople grow increasingly alarmed as they discover that the 400-foot high windmills slated for Meredith are far from a renewable energy source. Hauntingly filmed, WINDFALL exposes the dark side of wind energy development and the unforeseen consequences of "progress."



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