Indian Point
World Premiere

Indian Point

World Documentary Competition
| USA | 94 MINUTES | English
Female Director(s), Documentary, New York, NY Director(s), Female Screenwriter(s)
Nestled along one of the most picturesque sections of the Hudson River is Indian Point, an aging nuclear power plant. Designed in the early 1950’s, the plant is located only 35 miles north of Times Square. With over 50 million people living in close proximity, Indian Point’s ongoing operation continues to spark heated debates over safety for the surrounding community and nearby ecosystems. With unprecedented access to the plant and using rich archival material, the documentary looks at the continuing fight for clean energy and reminds us of the devastation caused by the earthquake and tsunami that damaged the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Japan.

Featuring candid interviews with environmental activists, journalists, power plant employees, local residents, and the former chairman of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Indian Point presents widely varied points of view about one of the most contentious issues of our time. Director Ivy Meeropol creates an eye-opening and provocative exploration of the regulatory process, environmental impact, and the uncertain future of nuclear power in the United States.

—Dan Hunt

Cast & Credits
Directed by
Ivy Meeropol
Ivy Meeropol is an acclaimed documentary filmmaker. Her work has been featured on the Sundance Channel and HBO. Meeropol’s films have been nominated for numerous awards and her feature, Heir To An Execution, was shortlisted for an Academy Award®.
Ivy Meeropol
Ivy Meeropol
Ivy Meeropol, Julie Goldman
Stephen Heffner
Daniel B. Gold, Brett Wiley, Rob Featherstone
Executive Producer
Ruth Mutch, Anne O'Shea, Brian Quattrini
Nathan Halpern
Chris Clements, Carolyn Hepburn
Gregory Jaczko, Brian Vangor, Phillip Musegaas, Marilyn Elie, Roger Witherspoon

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Submarine Entertainment
New York, NY 10013
Phone: 212 625 1410
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Falco Ink
New York, 10016
Phone: 212 445 7100
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