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31 July 2009 (USA) See more »
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Examines the role of the bottled water industry and its effects on our health, climate change, pollution, and our reliance on oil. | Add synopsis »
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Astonishing documentary - a rare must-see. See more (8 total) »

Directed by
Stephanie Soechtig 
Jason Lindsey (co-director)
 
Writing credits
Josh David (written by) &
Jason Lindsey (written by) &
Stephanie Soechtig (written by)

Produced by
Jessie Deeter .... co-producer
Christina Foundation .... associate producer
Sarah Gibson .... producer
Krystal Lord .... associate producer
Ellen Mai .... co-producer
Sarah Olson .... line producer
Stephanie Soechtig .... producer
Michael Walrath .... executive producer
Michelle Walrath .... executive producer
 
Original Music by
Jason Brandt 
 
Cinematography by
Adam Dubrowa 
Michael Millikan 
 
Film Editing by
Jason Lindsey 
 
Sound Department
Christopher Brown .... sound mixer
Brett Butler .... sound effects editor
John W. Frost .... supervising sound editor
James A. Moore .... sound editor
Tana Rusitanonta .... sound
Eric Stolz .... sound editor
Phil Vo .... sound re-recording mixer
 
Editorial Department
Adam Condal .... additional editor
Adam Condor .... second assistant editor
Jonathan Liebert .... digital cinema mastering
Matthew Twomey .... first assistant editor
Jason Yanuzzi .... on-line editor
 
Music Department
Mike Meeker .... music clearances
 
Other crew
Richard Hankin .... creative consultant
Elijah Olson .... assistant to director
Josh Staman .... research assistant
 

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24 out of 34 people found the following review useful.
Astonishing documentary - a rare must-see., 13 September 2009
Author: Lara Call from United States

I saw this screened at RIFF yesterday and was bowled over by the quality of this documentary. I will freely admit that I had less than little interest in the topic of bottled water when I sat down in the theatre; by the time this documentary had concluded I honestly felt I had learned a life-changing lesson. Yes, it really is that good.

The cinematography is gorgeous. The sleek, concise presentation of fact upon fact kept me riveted - and as the point of a documentary is to inform, 'Tapped' achieved its purpose admirably.

I would recommend this documentary to anyone who has more than a passing interest in their personal health and that of their loved ones; any feeling of social responsibility for the welfare of their fellow Americans; and anybody who has ever been outraged by the casual exploitation of natural resources by morally bankrupt corporate giants.

I'm actually a die-hard capitalist (I've never hugged tree; doubt I ever will) but this documentary made me really angry.

I also recommend 'Tapped' as a learning resource for any aspiring documentarians out there - this is how it should be done: a compelling, well-balanced argument, extraordinary supporting evidence, imaginative presentation and truly beautiful camera-work.

I've never given a documentary 10/10 in my life, but this was the highlight of the Film Festival. Excellent!

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