Merchants of Doubt

A well-crafted documentary. It makes a potent, urgent case against the merchants of doubt who play games with the planet's future.
-Hollywood Reporter

Synopsis

Documentarian Robert Kenner (Food, Inc.) investigates the shadowy world of professional skeptics, whose services are bought and paid for by corporations, think tanks and other special interests to cast doubt and delay public and governmental action on climate change.

Theatrical Release Date

Friday, March 13, 2015
Original Languages: English
Genre: Documentary
Running Time: 96 min
Year: 2014

CREDITS

DIRECTED BY
Maya Anand, Robert Kenner

PHOTOS

Photo courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics.
Photo courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics.
Director Robert Kenner.Photo by Jay Redmon, Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics.
Marc Morano.Photo by Don Lenzer, Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics.
Fred Singer.Photo by Barry Berona, Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics.
Naomi Oreskes.Photo by Barry Berona, Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics.
Patricia Callahan.Photo by Barry Berona, Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics.
Michael Mann.Photo by Svetlana Cvetko, Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics.
Jamy Ian Swiss.Photo by Jay Redmond, Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics.
William O’Keefe.Photo by Don Lenzer, Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics.
Ben Santer.Photo by Jon Else, Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics.
Michael Shermer.Photo by Barry Berona, Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics.
Stanton Glantz.Photo by Jon Else, Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics.
Tim Phillips.Photo by Don Lenzer, Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics.
Katherine Hayhoe.Photo by Svetlana Cvetko, Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics.
From left to right: ExxonMobil Corporation's Chairman and Chief-Executive-Officer (CEO) Rex Tillerson, ConocoPhillips Chairman and CEO James Mulva, Chevron Corpo-ration's Chairman and CEO David O'Reilly, Valero Energy Corporation's CEO Bill Klesse, Shell
James Hansen.Photo courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics.
James Hansen.Photo by Don Lenzer, Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics.
James Taylor.Photo by Svetlana Cvetko, Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics.
Sam Roe.Photo by Barry Berona, Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics.
Bob Inglis.Photo by Don Lenzer, Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics.
From left to right: Vladimir Putin and ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson.Photo courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics.
Patricia Callahan.Photo by Barry Berona, Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics.
Photo courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics