30.09. - 09.10.2021

H2O MX Mexico 2014 | 82 min | OV with English subtitles | Colour | FF 2014

José Cohen

José Cohen runs a production company and works with many international broadcasters like HBO, Al Jazeera or the Discovery Channel.

Lorenzo Hagerman

Lorenzo Hagerman (*1969) works as a photographer, director and cameraman, acting for example as director of photography on the 2013 Cannes winner Heli.

rated for 0 + years
Documentary The 22-million metropolis Mexico City has no problems with water, it has problems with water management. The city was built in the middle of an extensive lake region, which had been drained by the Spanish conquistadores. The megacity suffers regular flooding from the surrounding mountains and has sophisticated drainage systems to handle the floods. Yet, despite the local abundance, drinking water for Mexico City is transported expensively from some distance away. Why? The film dissects a disturbing
Original title: H2O MX
Film type: Documentary Feature
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Language and subtitles: OV with English subtitles
Director: José Cohen, Lorenzo Hagerman
Screenplay: Ólga Cáceres
Producer: Alejandra Liceaga
Director of Photography: Bernabé Salinas, Guillermo “Memo” Rosas, Jaime Reynoso, Sylvestre Guidi, Gaetan Mariage
Music: Laboratorio de Investigación en Resonancia y Expresión de la Naturaleza, A.C., Ariel Guzik, Javier Alvarez / Samuel Larso
Production Design:
Editor: Paula Heredia, Omar Guzmán, Lorenzo Hagerman
Sound: 0
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Format: HDCam
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Production: CactusFilm & Video


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