33 William St
New Bedford, MA 02740
Created in 1977, Massachusetts Story studies the then proposed oil drilling on Georges Bank and its potential impact on the New England Seacoast – particularly the fishing industry. This award winning film was produced and directed by New Bedford native, Gordon Massingham. It was instrumental in alerting the public to the potential hazards of oil exploration.
Dock-U-Mentaries is co-produced by New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center and New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park.