Flow parents guide


Overall A

Concern for the world's water supply, and the right of all people to access this life sustaining resource are the topics behind the documentary Flow. Pulling in facts and opinions from around the globe, including India, the United States, Bolivia, director Irena Salina sets out to raise awareness of these critical issues.

Release date September 11, 2008

Violence B
Sexual Content A-
Profanity A
Substance Use A

Why is Flow rated Not Rated? The MPAA rated Flow Not Rated

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Rating & Content Info

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Why is Flow rated Not Rated? Flow is rated Not Rated by the MPAA

This documentary about the world’s water situation may be troubling for some young viewers. Impoverished people are shown waiting for water (some are not clothed). A riot over water access is seen, during which authorities push around some people and one woman falls to the ground. Overall, a balanced, positive message is presented.

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Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia Not Rated
Alberta Not Rated
Manitoba Not Rated
Ontario G
Quebec Not Rated
Martimes Not Rated
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News About "Flow"

Cast and Crew

Flow is directed by and stars Director Irena Salina.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Flow movie is December 8, 2008. Here are some details…

DVD Release Date: December 9, 2008

This documentary about the world’s water supplies will Flow onto DVD, with the following bonus materials in its wake: commentary by director Irena Salina and editor Caitlin Dixon, expanded interviews with internationally acclaimed experts, and extended scenes, clips and water related features. The disc also makes a Call to Resistance by offering action steps and links to other parties involved in the fight to preserve water resources.

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Concerns for the environment are also documented in An Inconvenient Truth and The 11th Hour. A desire to control the world’s water supply plays a part in the plot of the fictional spy thriller Quantum of Solace.