- Run Time: 89 min.
- Rating: PG
- Director: Rob Stewart
- Star(s): Patrick Moore, Erich Ritter, Rob Stewart
Driven by a life-long fascination with sharks, filmmaker Rob Stewart sets out to dispel the myth that they’re bloodthirsty, merciless monsters who prowl the seas in search of tasty swimmers.
Filmed in gorgeous high-definition video, Sharkwater takes you into shark-filled oceans, exposing the true nature of sharks as well as the way human interference has turned this noble predator into prey. Stewart teams up with a rogue environmentalist group on a breathtaking adventure to battle shark poachers around the globe. His incredible journey will make you see sharks in a whole new light.
Winner of many Audience and Critics Choice awards at film festivals around the world.
About the Director
A Toronto native, Stewart is a award-winning former journalist. He spent four years travelling through 15 countries to shoot his debut doc, Sharkwater, which has won awards at festivals worldwide. His latest doc, Revolution, premiered at the 2012 Toronto International Film Festival.
Tuesday, Dec 7, 2010
Winston Chow of The Woodlands School said:
Sharkwater is an amazing film. The footage is stunningly beautiful and the story is dramatic, strong, and as true as it gets. Sharkwater will open your eyes. I loved it and I think it's a must see for everybody.