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Title The fight for water : a farm worker struggle / a documentary by Juan Carlos Oseguera ; an OsegueraWorks production ; Filmunition Pictures presents ; written, produced, edited and directed by Juan Carlos Oseguera
Published Warren, NJ : Passion River Films, 2015


Description 1 online resource (88 min.)
Summary The Fight for Water: A Farm Worker Struggle documents the impact an environmental decision had upon a farming community when their water supply was shut off. An environmental decision, intended to protect an endangered fish species, had unintended consequences upon the community who needed it to farm, have jobs and be able to provide for their families. Because their livelihood was threatened, they staged a march across the California Central Valley to fight for their water. One filmmaker, who happened to live in the impacted part of the valley, set out to film this event and document their struggle; exposing, along the way, a cautionary tale on the impacts of California's on-going water wars and water distribution, and those who are caught in the middle
Notes Title from resource description page (viewed May 25, 2017)
In English and Spanish with English subtitles
Subject Water-supply -- Law and legislation -- California -- Central Valley
Water rights -- California -- Central Valley
Water-supply -- Management -- Moral and ethical aspects -- California -- Central Valley
Water consumption -- Economic aspects -- California -- Central Valley
Droughts -- California -- Central Valley
Endangered species -- California -- Central Valley
Endangered species.
Water consumption -- Economic aspects.
Water rights.
Water-supply -- Law and legislation.
SUBJECT California.
Subject California.
California -- Central Valley.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Environmental films.
Documentary films.
Environmental films.
Films environnementaux.
Form Streaming video
Author Oseguera, Juan Carlos, editor of moving image work, director, producer, screenwriter
Ferreira, Ray, narrator
OsegueraWorks (Firm), production company
Filmunition Pictures, publisher
Other Titles La lucha por el agua