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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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Great message, if not a perfect execution See more (35 total) »

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
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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18 out of 22 people found the following review useful.
Great message, if not a perfect execution, 27 April 2008
Author: stevietat from Canada

A great documentary film worth watching for its education value on the topic of the shark-finning industry alone. It goes a couple levels deeper than the usual documentaries you'll catch on discovery channel type shows which made the film quite captivating. Underwater scenes are well shot, although if all you want is some oceanic eyecandy go see 'Blue planet' instead. The real worth of the film comes from some of the undercover and handicam shooting of illegal sharkfin set ups, boat chases, etc...

Director Rob Stewart does a bit too much mugging for the camera which takes some focus away from the sharks, and the way he ends it left me scratching my head for a bit. But despite that, you can tell he is passionate about this topic. His narration and on-screen presence isn't all that hard-hitting, though some of the footage (the finning sequence especially) makes up for it.

Bottom line: As a shark lover, if I had my way I'd make everybody I know watch this movie. I've always felt it a shame that because sharks aren't cute and cuddly they've been left on the back burner of public conservation interest, and I hope it's movies like this that will start to change that.

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