The Union: The Business Behind Getting High

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BC's illegal marijuana trade industry has evolved into an unstoppable business giant, dubbed by those involved as 'The Union'. Follow filmmaker Adam Scorgie as he demystifies the underground market and brings to light how an industry can function while remaining illegal. Through interviews with growers, police officers, criminologists, economists doctors, politicians and pop culture icons, Scorgie examines the cause and effect nature of the business behind getting high. Nobody's innocent in this exploration of an industry that may be profiting more by being illegal.

URL: http://www.theunionmovie.com
Directors: Brett Harvey
Writers: Brett Harvey, Adam Scorgie
Cast: Joe Rogan, Tommy Chong, Mark Emery, George Bush, George W. Bush, Larry Campbell, Lester Grinspoon, Jack A. Cole, Tod McCormick, Jeffrey Miron, Richard Nixon, Craig X. Rubin, Norm Stamper, Greg Williams, Watermelon Girl, Stephen Easton, Greg Cooper, Jon Conroy, Paul Hornby, Dana Larson, Darryl Plecas, Kirk Tousaw, Mark Klokeid, Rielle Capler, Chris Bennett
Categories: Documentary
Tags: joe rogan, marijuana, pot, weed, tommy chong, drugs, illegal, police, prison, busted, cops, mark emery, canada, vancouver, california, usa, political, politics

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