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Release Date:
2 November 2007 (USA) See more »
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Tagline:
The Truth Will Surface. See more »
Plot:
Sharkwater - The Story "An eye-opening film...visually stunning... this movie will change the way you see our oceans." - Bonnie Laufer... See more » | Add synopsis »
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13 wins & 3 nominations See more »
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Cast

 
Patrick Moore ... Himself
Erich Ritter ... Himself

Rob Stewart ... Himself

Paul Watson ... Himself
Boris Worm ... Himself

Directed by
Rob Stewart 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Rob Stewart 

Produced by
Sandra Campbell .... executive producer
Brian Stewart .... producer
Rob Stewart .... producer
 
Original Music by
Jeff Rona 
 
Cinematography by
Rob Stewart 
 
Film Editing by
Michael Clarke 
Rik Morden 
Rob Stewart 
Jeremy Stuart 
 
Sound Department
Richard Calistan .... adr mixer
Steve Copley .... foley mixer
Ed Douglas .... sound effects editor
Steve Foster .... sound re-recording mixer
Stefan Fraticelli .... foley artist
Dave Fritz .... assistant adr recordist
Rob Hegedus .... dialogue editor
Kevin Howard .... supervising sound editor
Jason MacNeill .... first assistant sound editor
Christopher Miller .... sound effects editor
Adam Raley .... re-recording mix assistant
Paul Shubat .... sound re-recording mixer
John Sievert .... foley artist
Clive Turner .... sound editor
Clive Turner .... sound effects editor
Randy Wilson .... foley recordist
 
Visual Effects by
Rob Gyorgy .... DI editor
 
Editorial Department
Jeff Bai .... assistant editor
Walt Biljan .... colorist
Louis Casado .... film timer
Benjamin Dickerson .... assistant editor
Yotam Dor .... assistant editor
Hugh Elchuk .... assistant editor
Noah Harald .... consulting editor
 
Music Department
David Travis Edwards .... composer: additional music
Kevin Howard .... music editor
Stefanie Kim .... orchestrator
 
Other crew
Jason Agar .... production assistant
Sabrina Besla .... production assistant
Gina Cali .... visual researcher
Benjamin Dickerson .... title designer
John J. Ellerbrook .... freediver (as John J Ellerbrock)
Alexandra Heilbron .... researcher
Toni-Marie Ippolito .... researcher
Ben Martin .... web and online
Tamara Pettman .... web and online
Trevor Risbridger .... fire artist
David Steinberg .... legal
Robin Stevenson .... researcher
 

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Also Known As:
"Sharkwater: The Truth Will Surface" - Europe (English title) (festival title)
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MPAA:
Rated PG for images of animal cruelty, thematic elements, language and some smoking
Runtime:
USA:89 min | Canada:89 min (Toronto International Film Festival)
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Certification:
Australia:PG | Canada:PG (Alberta/British Columbia/Manitoba/Ontario) | Canada:G (Quebec) | New Zealand:PG | Singapore:PG | Singapore:PG13 (re-rating) | Sweden:7 | Switzerland:7 (canton of Geneva) | Switzerland:7 (canton of Vaud) | UK:PG | USA:PG

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12 out of 14 people found the following review useful.
Documents The Hardships Of Sharks, 25 April 2008
Author: Grissom66 from Canada

For filmmaker Rob Stewart, exploring sharks began as an underwater adventure. What it turned into was a beautiful and dangerous life journey into the balance of life on earth.

Driven by passion fed from a lifelong fascination with sharks, Stewart debunks historical stereotypes and media depictions of sharks as bloodthirsty, man-eating monsters and reveals the reality of sharks as pillars in the evolution of the seas.

Filmed in visually stunning, high definition video, Sharkwater takes you into the most shark rich waters of the world, exposing the exploitation and corruption surrounding the world's shark populations in the marine reserves of Cocos Island, Costa Rica and the Galapagos Islands, Ecuador.

In an effort to protect sharks, Stewart teams up with renegade conservationist Paul Watson of the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society. Their unbelievable adventure together starts with a battle between the Sea Shepherd and shark poachers in Guatemala, resulting in pirate boat rammings, gunboat chases, mafia espionage, corrupt court systems and attempted murder charges, forcing them to flee for their lives.

Through it all, Stewart discovers these magnificent creatures have gone from predator to prey, and how despite surviving the earth's history of mass extinctions, they could easily be wiped out within a few years due to human greed.

Stewart's remarkable journey of courage and determination changes from a mission to save the world's sharks, into a fight for his life, and that of humankind. Sharkwater 10/10

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