Trouble the Water (DVD)

Directed by Tia Lessin and Carl Deal

Release Year: 2008
Running Time: 96
UPC: 795975111836
Color Type: Color
$29.99 $15.00 (50% off) Buy DVD
Only ships to US
Booking Inquiry
Crew
Directed by Tia Lessin and Carl Deal

ACADEMY AWARD NOMINEE - BEST DOCUMENTARY FEATURE

2008 Oscar nominee for Best Documentary Feature, this astonishingly powerful film takes you inside Hurricane Katrina in a way never before seen on screen.

The day before the storm makes landfall, 24-year-old aspiring rap artist Kimberly Roberts turns a Hi-8 video camera on herself, her husband Scott and their neighbors stranded in New Orleans. “It’s going to be a day to remember,” she says as the winds howl. With no means to evacuate, she records their harrowing ordeal when the nearby levee fails and deadly floodwaters engulf their home and community. Directors/ producers Tia Lessin and Carl Deal (producers ofFahrenheit 9/11) open the film with this chilling footage, and follow the couple’s two-year journey as they face armed soldiers, bungling bureaucrats and an uncertain future. Trouble the Water tells a redemptive tale of self-described street hustlers who become heroes—two unforgettable people who survive the disaster and then seize a chance for a new beginning.


DVD Extras Include:


- 16:9 anamorphic presentation, enhanced for widescreen televisions
- Deleted and extended scenes
- Conversations with the directors, subjects, film critic Richard Roeper and executive producer Danny Glover
- Trouble the Water at the 2008 Democratic National Convention
- U.S. theatrical trailer
- Optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired
- Optional Spanish subtitles


To read more about Kino Lorber Edu's terms of use and ordering information, visit Kino Lorber Edu.


Join the conversation
'@KinoLorber' on Jun. 18 2018 at 4:12pm
CUSTODY won Xavier Legrand the Venice Silver Lion for Best Director and a spot on' @Variety's' list of Top 10 Directo…' https://t.co/Z8nDYsPLsx'
'@KinoLorber' on Jun. 18 2018 at 3:27pm
THE GOSPEL OF EUREKA screened last night at the' @Castro_Theatre' as part of' @framelinefest'. We're filled with #pride…' https://t.co/JPHaWE2l8x'
'@KinoLorber' on Jun. 18 2018 at 3:23pm
FISTFUL OF DOLLARS is a' @dvdtalk' Collector Series title: "I was... delighted to see the film overall never looking…' https://t.co/ctCgScxamN'
'@KinoLorber' on Jun. 18 2018 at 10:49am
📀' @Glenn__Kenny' includes a bunch of Kino Lorber titles — A Fistful of Dollars, The Holy Mountain, Manhandled, Stage…' https://t.co/eji3Hx6das'
'@KinoLorber' on Jun. 18 2018 at 10:39am
RT' @Slant_Magazine': An inconsistent but nonetheless beautiful restoration makes for the best-looking home-video release yet of Alfred Hitch…
'@KinoLorber' on Jun. 17 2018 at 7:27pm
RT' @aj_macready': Getting back to it: I have literally lost count of how many times I've watched this since I got this beautiful release fro…
'@KinoLorber' on Jun. 17 2018 at 7:26pm
RT' @DVDBeaver': Fritz Lang's The Woman in the Window Blu-ray' @KinoLorber'' @FilmNoirCast' ' https://t.co/F72sHp5ia0' COMPARISON:' https://t.co/OJ8…'
'@KinoLorber' on Jun. 17 2018 at 7:26pm
RT' @ClassicMovieHub': Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story – CMH Exclusive Interview with Director Alexandra Dean...' @zeitgeistfilms' ' @KinoLorbe…'
'@KinoLorber' on Jun. 17 2018 at 7:26pm
RT' @DVDBeaver': I, Jane Doe Blu-ray' @KinoLorber'' @FilmNoirCast' ' https://t.co/numpsmJfKO' REVIEW:' https://t.co/vEejqAkrFD' In this courtroom dra…
'@KinoLorber' on Jun. 17 2018 at 7:25pm
“An incredible tour de force. Exceptionally masterful and intense.” –' @canalplus' Catch a sneak preview of Venice…' https://t.co/k9o0IBa7XC'
Tweet Now!

Inquiries & Press

General Inquiries

Kino Lorber, Inc.
333 W. 39th St., Ste. 503
New York, NY 10018

Tel. (212) 629-6880
Tel. (800) 562-3330
Fax. (212) 714-0871

Press & Media

For publicity assistance and press inquiries please contact us by emailing rodrigo@kinolorber.com or calling 212-629-6880.

Educational

Please visit our educational site at www.KinoLorberEDU.com

For assistance with educational orders, please contact us at:

Phone:212-629-6880
Fax: 212-714-0871
email: edu@kinolorber.com