The water front

What if you lived by the largest body of fresh water in the world but could no longer afford to use it? Residents of Highland Park, Michigan, known as the birthplace of the auto industry, have received water bills as high as $10,000. They have had their water turned off and are struggling to keep wa...

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Corporate Authors: Red Lizard Productions., Bullfrog Films.
Other Authors: Miller, Liz, 1966-, Powell, Achebe., Brennan, John.
Format: Video DVD
Language:English
Published: Oley, PA : Bullfrog Films, [2008]
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Summary:What if you lived by the largest body of fresh water in the world but could no longer afford to use it? Residents of Highland Park, Michigan, known as the birthplace of the auto industry, have received water bills as high as $10,000. They have had their water turned off and are struggling to keep water, a basic human right, from becoming privatized. The Water Front is the story of an American city in crisis, but it is not just about water.
Item Description:Originally produced as a motion picture in 2007.
Special feature: 7 minute short of the Water Front.
Physical Description:1 videodisc (53 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Format:DVD.
Audience:Grades 9-12, College, Adult.
Production Credits:Cinematographer: Liz Miller ; editors: Liz Miller, Susan Shanks, Frédéric Moffet, Etienne Gagnon ; original music, John Brennan ; theme music, Joe L. Carter