Coen brothers target US coal industry
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* Suzanne Goldenberg, US environment corespondent
* guardian.co.uk, Thursday 26 February 2009 19.28 GMT
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The Coen brothers have applied their slightly off-kilter sensibility to the campaign against America's coal industry, with a new television advertisement debunking the notion of clean coal.
The filmmaking brothers, working from a concept and script supplied by the ad makers for the environmental campaigners, the Reality Coalition, Reality Coalition environmental campaign, produced a spot showing a salesman spraying black smog from an aerosol can around a home.