Catching the Sun (2016) - Rotten Tomatoes

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Catching the Sun (2016)




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This documentary explores the growing solar-energy industry by profiling U.S. and Chinese workers and business leaders who are racing to make crucial breakthroughs in the field. Directed by Shalini Kantayya.

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While it's admittedly refreshing to see a documentary taking a decidedly sunnier, pro-active approach to pressing environmental issues, "Catching the Sun" could have benefited from a more concentrated focus.

April 7, 2016 | Full Review…

The battle for a greener tomorrow, we are reminded, has its casualties.

March 31, 2016 | Full Review…

The film is most persuasive when demonstrating that the need for solar energy transcends partisan politics.

March 29, 2016 | Full Review…

With new solar panels, a woman sees her energy bill go from $80 to $5. 'I'm not havin' to pay nothin'!' High time we had an exciting documentary about climate change!

May 21, 2016 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

Slickly packaged, this superficial documentary feels like a corporate brochure or infomercial targeted to the blandly oblivious.

April 1, 2016 | Full Review…

An informative look at the energy crisis and the growing solar power movement.

March 31, 2016 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

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