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The Water Man / RJLE Films presents ; a ShivHans Pictures production ; a Harpo Films/Yoruba Saxon production ; produced by David Oyelowo, Carla Gardini, Shivani Rawat, Monica Levinson ; written by Emma Needell ; directed by David Oyelowo.

Oyelowo, David, (film director,, film producer,, actor.). Needell, Emma, (screenwriter.). Gardini, Carla, 1973- (film producer.). Rawat, Shivani, (film producer.). Levinson, Monica, (film producer.). Winfrey, Oprah, (film producer.). Dawson, Rosario, (actor.). Chavis, Lonnie, (actor.). Miller, Amiah, 2004- (actor.). Molina, Alfred, 1953- (actor.). Bello, Maria, 1967- (actor.). RLJE Films (Firm), (presenter.). ShivHans Pictures, (production company.). Harpo Films, (production company.). Yoruba Saxon Productions, (production company.). RLJ Entertainment, (publisher.). David Oyelowo, Rosario Dawson, Lonnie Chavis, Amiah Miller, Alfred Molina, Maria Bello. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

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Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (91 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Chatsworth, CA : RLJ Entertainment, Inc., [2021]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 2020.
Wide screen.
Special features: The making of The Water Man; animation behind-the-scenes; Toronto International Film Festival Q&A; filmmaker commentary.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music, Peter Baert ; editor, Blu Murray ; director of photography, Matthew J. Lloyd.
Participant or Performer Note:
David Oyelowo, Rosario Dawson, Lonnie Chavis, Amiah Miller, Alfred Molina, Maria Bello.
Summary, etc.:
Gunner's mother is very ill, but he believes a local legend about "the Water Man" who knows how to live forever, so he and a mysterious girl named Jo set off into the Wild Horse forest in order to hunt down the legend. The deeper the go into the woods, it becomes more strange and more dangerous, but Gunner's father is coming after them and will stop at nothing to rescue his son.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG; for thematic content, scary images, peril and some language.
System Details Note:
DVD, 2.39:1 wide screen. Dolby digital 5.1.
Language Note:
English dialogue; French or Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Subject: Boys > Juvenile films.
Magic > Juvenile films.
Forests and forestry > Juvenile films.
Quests (Expeditions) > Juvenile films.
Forests and forestry.
Genre: Children's films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Juvenile works.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Children's films.
Action and adventure films.
Fantasy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.