150 John St.
Toronto, Ontario

***WINNER, Hot Docs 2009 Special Jury Prize - Canadian Feature***

WATERLIFE at the NFB Cinema

"...detailed, wondrous..." - Toronto Sun

August 25, 26, 27 at 7 PM
Director Kevin McMahon in attendance on August 27

Waterlife follows the epic cascade of the Great Lakes from Lake Superior to the Atlantic Ocean, telling the story of the last huge supply of fresh water on Earth. Filled with fascinating characters and stunning imagery, Waterlife is a cinematic poem about the beauty of water and the dangers of taking it for granted. Narrated by Gord Downie, lead vocalist of The Tragically Hip and Waterkeeper’s Trustee of Lake Ontario.

Featuring music by Sam Roberts, Sufjan Stevens, Sigur Rós, Robbie Robertson and Brian Eno.

Waterlife is produced by Primitive Entertainment in co-production with the National Film Board of Canada. Visit the Waterlife website.

$6, $4 for students, seniors, NFB members.

NFB MEDIATHEQUE | 150 John St., Toronto | 416.973.3012 | NFB.ca/mediatheque

Official Website: http://waterlife.nfb.ca/

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