Water and Man is the story of man’s fascination and dependence on water. From the frozen north to the Sahara desert, from India’s Ganges to Ontario’s Niagara Falls, water has played a central role in our development: a giver of life, a transportation route, a religious vehicle.

Length: 37:00

Film Details

  • Year Released: 1985
  • Date Released:
    May 1985 / Revised February  2000
  • Alternate Titles: L'Eau et les Hommes
  • Status: Inactive
  • 3D: No
  • Run Time: 31-50
  • Formats: 15/70
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  • Produced By:
    Via Production; directed and filmed by Pierre Wellemin for La Géode, Paris
  • Executive Producer: Dominique Rigaud
  • Producer: Christian Ferlet
  • Director:  Pierre Willemin
  • Associate Producer: 
  • Writer:  Bernard Rapp
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  • Sound Editor: 
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  • Music/Score:  Gabriel Yared
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  • Other Credits: Directed and filmed by Pierre Wellemin for La Geode, Paris.
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  • Documentary
  • Ecology
  • Historical



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