|aBlue gold :|bworld water wars|h[videorecording] /|ca Purple Turtle Films production ; presented by Mark Achbar and Si Litvinoff ; produced, written, and directed by Sam Bozzo.
|aTaipei :|bDistributed by Hong Hui,|c2008.
|a1 videodisc (87 min.) :|bsd., col. ;|c4 3/4 in.
|aTitle from credits.
|aDVD menu does not give any closed captioning options.
|aOriginally released as a documentary in 2008.
|aBased on the book Blue gold : the fight to stop the corporate theft of the world's water, by Maude Barlow and Tony Clarke.
|aSpecial features include: trailer, filmmaker interview, and deleted scenes.
|aOriginal music, Hannes Bertolini and Thomas Aichinger ; cinematography and editor, Sam Bozzo.
|aNarrator, Malcolm McDowell.
|a"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.
|aMPAA rating: Not rated.
|aDVD; NTSC; widescreen; region 1; Dolby Digital; letterboxed.
|aSoundtrack in English with some French, Spanish, Slovak, and other various languages, with English subtitles or voice over.
|aVancouver International Film Festival, Best Environmental Film, Audience Choice, 2008; European Independent Film Festival, Best Ecological Film; Newport Beach Film Festival, Best Documentary Film.