Burtynsky Film WATERMARK - UK Cinema Release
Flowers artist Edward Burtynsky partnered with Jennifer Baichwal to produce the acclaimed documentary film WATERMARK in 2013. The film explores our global relationship with water, arguably our most precious natural resource, through diverse and visually arresting stories. Since its release in North America, WATERMARK has been awarded Best Feature Documentary at the Canadian Screen Awards and the Best Canadian Film Award at the Toronto Film Critics Association's awards alongside rave reviews:
'Primal and striking' The New York Times
'Massively ambitious, visually arresting...' Variety
'Extraordinary' Wall Street Journal
'Simply stunning' Los Angeles Times
'Beautiful and wrenching... Visually exquisite' Village Voice
'Dazzling' San Francisco Gate
'Visually stunning' Seattle Times
Now the UK is gearing up for the theatrical release of this stunning documentary. The film will be screened at cinemas across the UK from 5th September, with the DVD release scheduled for 13th October, 2014. Click here to watch the trailer.
To coincide with the film release, Flowers Gallery will be exhibiting a series of Burtynsky Pivot Irrigation works at our Cork Street space in September 2014. Full details will be announced on our exhibition listings page shortly.