Slated for release on 4 January 2013 (with some limited release screenings from December 28), Gus Van Sant‘s latest film “Promised Land” focuses on the controversial gas extraction practice of fracking. Co-written by Matt Damon and John Krasinski from a story by Dave Eggers, the film “concerns a salesman for a natural gas company who experiences life-changing events after arriving in a small town, where his corporation wants to tap into the available resources.”

Check out what the film’s stars have to say about the film: