Deluxe Edition DVD now available with Special Features and translations into French, Spanish and Portuguese!

Is water a human right or a commodity to be bought and sold in a global marketplace?

As Nationally Broadcast on PBS’s acclaimed P.O.V. series.

“Beautiful and engaging.”
– Carl Pope, Executive Director, Sierra Club

“A moving and inspiring film.”
– Sandra Postel, Director, Global Water Policy Project


A new book inspired by the film – Thirst: Fighting the Corporate Theft of Our Water”- from Jossey-Bass, an imprint of Wiley & Sons.

“As a Congressman from the Great Lakes region, I appreciate this timely and important work on a critical public policy question: Is water a natural resource to be protected by the public realm, or is it just another commodity?”
–Congressman Dennis Kucinich, Ohio

“The fight for the right to water has hit the U.S. heartland and this passionate, information-packed book tells the story of ordinary Americans engaged in extraordinary struggles to save their water heritage for future generations. Every American should read it.”
– Maude Barlow, Chair of Council of Canadians

©2017 THIRST