CROSSCUT: Film review

A captivating, coming of age story - with sludge... MORE

NPR: Here & Now

Ecuadorian Drilling Damage Inspires Documentary... MORE

EcoWatch names Oil & Water to TOP 10 list

10 Best Eco-Docs of 2014... MORE

The California Sunday Magazine

Homeward: When Hugo Lucitante was a boy, his tribe sent him away... MORE

Business Insider

What Incoming Ivy League Freshmen Are Reading (and watching) This Summer... MORE

School Library Journal  

“Oil & Water” drills deep into the issue of conservation | DVD Pick... MORE

Seattle Times catches up with Hugo

On a mission to save the Cofán of Ecuador... MORE

Grist.org interviews Oil & Water star David Poritz

Is a greener oil industry possible? ... MORE

HHCelebTV.com film review

Real Life Action Heroes - How two young boys took on an oil giant ... MORE

Crosscut review

Oil & Water - How SIFF movie gives a face to a vital causes... MORE

PRN.FM Progressive Radio Network

This week’s featured film is Oil & Water... MORE

The CampChuck Reviewer

Imagine a boy who has never even been inside an automobile being sent to the U.S. ... MORE

GreenBiz: Two Steps Forward

Equitable Origin: Can this 20-something clean up drilling and fracking?... MORE

CS Globe - The World Online

Hugo Luciatante grew up with the burden of saving his people. ... MORE

Golden Gate Xpress

Cofan tribe leader shares an important message about oil production with SF State... MORE

Camera In the Sun Q&A with Francine Strickwerda  

Camera sits down with co-director for a long chat about Oil & Water... MORE

COX Hub talks with Laurel Spellman Smith on the road in R.I.

Meet the filmmakers at the Rhode Island International Film Festival... MORE

Seattle Weekly interviews Oil & Water star Hugo Lucitante

The subject of a new documentary, Hugo was sent to the U.S. at age 10 to ultimately help his oil-ravaged village ... MORE

Oil & Water Awarded Major Funding From Independent Television Service - ITVS!

Stir It Up Productions is thrilled to have full funding to finish Oil & Water! MORE

Oil & Water Garners MacArthur Documentary Film Grant

MacArthur, which has supported independently produced film and video for 30 years, today announced eight grants — totaling $1.23 million — for documentary film projects. MORE

Regional filmmakers Showcase Connections to Damaged Rainforest

When Americans hear the word “oil,” it’s often in conjunction with gas prices or the latest stock market price. But for members of Ecuador’s Cofan Tribe, oil is more than an economic issue. The world’s oil consumption has had severe consequences for this indigenous group of people – their culture, health, and environment where they have subsisted for thousands of years.  MORE

Oil & Water Goes to Good Pitch!

Working Films, in collaboration with The Channel 4 BRITDOC Foundation and Sundance Institute Documentary Film Program, is delighted to announce the first West Coast edition of the Good Pitch, hosted by the SOCAP10 conference at the Fort Mason Center in San Francisco. MORE

Oil & Water Awarded Spot at IFP’s Independent Film Week

August 12, 2010 (New York, NY) – Gearing up for its 32nd edition this September 19-23, 2010, IFP announced its slate of projects for the Project Forum today, part of Independent Film Week (formerly known as the IFP Market). Hosted by IFP – the nation’s oldest and largest non-profit for independent film – the Week consists of a number of initiatives aimed at building industry interest for new work, as well as general audience support for independent film projects. MORE

Chicken & Egg Pictures Awards Oil & Water Environmental Film Grant

Nine projects have been named as the recipients of the Chicken & Egg Pictures winter grants. Chicken & Egg Pictures is a hybrid film fund and non-profit production company specialized in supporting women filmmakers. These grants are the first to come from the Which Came First Fund, an open call seeking submissions for narratives dealing with some of today's most pressing environmental issues. MORE

Oil & Water on Kickstarter

Forty-three backers donated $9,661 to the production, nearly doubling the goal! MORE