Visually Striking Documentary about Water to be Screened

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Beverly M. Payton, Communications Director

Stroud Water Research Center proudly presents the screening of “Watermark,” a thought-provoking documentary that explores how humanity has shaped, manipulated and depleted one of its most vital and compromised resources.

Photo: Edward Burtynsky

Who: Stroud Water Research Center invites the Southern Chester County and surrounding communities.

What: “Watermark” feature documentary. Tickets are $15 and include light refreshments.

Where: Unionville High School, 750 Unionville, Rd., Kennett Square, Pa. 19348

When: 4 p.m., September 14, 2014

Why: “Watermark” is a timely and urgent reflection on one of the world’s most precious and essential resources. The feature documentary explores the massive impact human intervention has had on the world’s water supply with images of astonishing—and sometimes terrifying—beauty. Award-winning documentary filmmakers Jennifer Baichwal and Nick de Pencier and acclaimed environmental photographer Edward Burtynsky bring together diverse stories from around the globe about our relationship with water: how we are drawn to it, what we learn from it, how we use it and the consequences of that use. Run time: 92 minutes, Rated PG.

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