Trouble the Water movie poster
B
FilmJabber
NA
Users
YOUR RATING
A
B
C
D
F
Movie Overview Movie Synopsis Movie Review Movie Trailers Movie Photos Comments
Trouble the Water movie poster

Trouble the Water (2008) - Movie Details

Share:
Documentary
90 min.
Release Date
February 22, 2008 (LA/NY)
DVD Release Date
August 25, 2009
Buy on Amazon
Director
Running Time
90 minutes
MPAA Rating
Not Rated

"Trouble the Water" is an extremely visceral account which begins from the perspective of a couple (aspiring rap artist Kimberly Roberts and her husband Scott Roberts) who filmed their neighborhood the day before and the day of Hurricane Katrina with a camcorder they had bought on the street a week earlier. This story of survival under extreme conditions touches on issues of race and class and the stratification of our society, and speaks to anyone... Full synopsis »

MOVIE REVIEW

A touching and at times disturbing documentary about Hurricane Katrina, Trouble the Water is an Oscar-nominated film that shows footage taken by citizens during and after the flooding of New Orleans. While the movie doesn't tell us anything we don't already know, it does give a rare personal glimpse at the human toll, psychologically and otherwise, of the hurricane. Full movie review »

MOVIE PHOTOS

B
FilmJabber
NA
Users
YOUR RATING
A
B
C
D
F

AROUND THE WEB

blog comments powered by Disqus
MOVIE BLOG