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Title Flow : for love of water / a Steven Starr production ; in association with the Group Entertainment ; directed by Irena Salina.

Publication Info. [New York, N.Y.] : Oscilloscope Pictures, [2008]


Location Call No. Status
 Enfield, Main Library - Audio-Visual Materials  DVD 343.09 FLO    Check Shelf
 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Adult Department  DVD 343.09 FLOW    Check Shelf
Edition [Widescreen].
Description 1 videodisc (84 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, all regions, NTSC; Dolby 5.1 surround or Dolby stereo., anamorphic widescreen format (1:78:1).
Credits Cinematography by Pablo de Selva, Irena Salina ; editors, Caitlin Dixon, Madeleine Gavin, Andrew Mondshein ; music by Christophe Julien.
Note Originally produced as a motion picture in 2008.
Special features: optional audio commentary by Salina & Dixon; 3 deleted scenes; 5 expanded interviews (with Maude Barlow, Jean Luc Touly, Vandana Shiva, Oscar Olivera, Basil Bold); 2 activism featurettes; excerpt from "City water supply" (1941); excerpt from "Water" (1953); trailer.
Summary "Builds a case against the growing privatization of the world's dwindling fresh water supply with an unflinching focus on politics, pollution, human rights and the emergence of a domineering world water cartel. Interviews with scientists and activists intelligently reveal the rapidly building crisis ... begging the question: Can anyone really own water?"--Container.
Contents Water crisis -- United States : pollutants in water supply -- Agricultural water use -- Atrazine -- Bolivia : Water privatization -- South Africa : pay per use -- South Africa : reconnecting the pipes -- We are the operators -- India : UV infiltration -- Water shortage becomes corporate opportunity -- Bottled water -- The water barons -- Dams : altering ecosystems -- Katse Dam, Lesotho -- World Bank dam projects -- India's water harvesting -- Michigan citizens take Nestlé to court -- Chief Seattle, 1854 -- Plachimada, India : protest against Coca-Cola -- Fighting privatization -- People unite -- Epilogue.
Terms Of Use "Licensed only for private home use, in-store rental or library purposes"--Container.
Language In English.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Water-supply -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Water utilities -- Deregulation.
Bottled water industry -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
Feature films.
Added Author Starr, Steven, 1957- Producer.
Salina, Irena, 1968- Director.
Dixon, Caitlin. Film editor.
Julien, Christophe, 1972- Composer.
Group Entertainment (Firm)
Oscilloscope Pictures.
Added Title For love of water
Note Subtitle on original sleeve: How did a handful of corporations steal our water?
Standard No. 896602002029
Music No. OSC-002 Oscilloscope Pictures
OSC 2 Oscilloscope Pictures
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