Blue gold world water wars
(DVD)

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Published
[United States] : Distributed by PBS Home Video, c2009.
Rating
Not rated.
Status
1 copy, 1 person is on the wait list.
Cherrydale - Adult DVD
DVD DOCS BLUEG
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DVD DOCS BLUEG
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Format
DVD
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (ca. 90 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
English
ISBN
0793670209
UPC
841887010214

Notes

General Note
Title from credits.
General Note
"Mark Achbar and Si Litvinoff present"--At head of title.
General Note
DVD menu does not give any closed captioning options.
General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.
General Note
Based on the book Blue gold : the fight to stop the corporate theft of the world's water, by Maude Barlow and Tony Clarke.
General Note
Special features include trailer, filmmaker interview and deleted scenes.
Creation/Production Credits
Original music, Hannes Bertolini and Thomas Aichinger ; cinematography, Sam Bozzo ; editor, Sam Bozzo.
Participants/Performers
Narrator, Malcolm McDowell.
Description
"Wars of the future will be fought over water, as they are today over oil, as the source of all life enters the global marketplace and political arena. Corporate giants, private investors, and corrupt governments vie for control of our dwindling fresh water supply, prompting protests, lawsuits, and revolutions from citizens fighting for the right to survive. Past civilizations have collapsed from poor water management. Will ours too?"--Container.
Target Audience
Not rated.
System Details
DVD in letterboxed [widescreen] presentation ; Region 1 ; NTSC ; Dolby digital.
Language
In English with some French, Spanish, Slovak, and other various languages with English subtitles or voice over ; Closed-captioned for main feature only.
Awards
Best Environmental Film, Audience Choice, Vancouver International Film Festival 2009.
Awards
Best Ecological Film, European Independent Film Festival 2009.
Awards
Best Documentary Film, Newport Beach Film Festival 2009.
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Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Bozzo, S., Achbar, M., Litvinoff, S., McDowell, M., Bertolini, H., Aichinger, T., Barlow, M., & Clarke, T. (2009). Blue gold: world water wars. Widescreen ed. [United States]: Distributed by PBS Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Sam Bozzo et al.. 2009. Blue Gold: World Water Wars. [United States]: Distributed by PBS Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Sam Bozzo et al., Blue Gold: World Water Wars. [United States]: Distributed by PBS Home Video, 2009.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Bozzo, Sam, et al. Blue Gold: World Water Wars. Widescreen ed. [United States]: Distributed by PBS Home Video, 2009. DVD.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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