The Creek Runs Red

May 13, 2007

The town of Picher, Oklahoma, was once home to the world’s richest lead and zinc mining field. But since the area was declared a Superfund site in 1981, Picher’s residents have been forced to choose between preserving their image of the American dream and preserving their health. Produced and directed by Bradley Beasley, Julianna Brannum and James Payne.

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