Josh Fox is best known as the Oscar-nominated, Emmy-winning writer/director of GASLAND Parts I and II. He is internationally recognized as a spokesperson and leader on the issue of fracking and extreme energy development. In 2017 he was awarded his third Enviromental Media Association award for Best Documentary for his latest film How to Let Go of the World and Love All The Things Climate Can’t Change, which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in 2016, toured the world theatrically and was released on HBO in June.
Fox is a contributing journalist most recently seen in Rolling Stone, Daily Beast and online with NowThis. He recently reported from Standing Rock with a reach of over 40 million people online.
The founder and producing artistic director of the International WOW Company, a film and theater company he founded in 1996, Fox has performed across the US, Europe and Asia. Additionally, he has written/directed/produced five feature films, six short films and over twenty-five full-length works for the stage, which have premiered in New York, Asia and around Europe.
As an authority on the issues of fracking and extreme energy production,, Josh has appeared on the Daily Show, Real Time with Bill Maher, The Keith Olbermann show, PBS Now, CNN, Democracy Now, MSNBC, CBS and NBC Nightly News as well as numerous other TV and radio appearances.