Water. It's the Earth's most valuable resource. Our cities are powered by it, agriculture and other industries depend on it, and all living things need it to survive. But instead of treating it with care, we've allowed it to become polluted with toxic chemicals and agricultural and industrial waste. And it's very possible that in the near future, there won't be enough to sustain life on the planet.
- Jessica Yu
- Erin Brokovich-Ellis, Jay Famiglietti, Peter H. Gleick
Ms. Yu, who has directed scripted television episodes as well as documentaries, wraps a lot of bad news into a slick, informative, fast-moving package.A.O. Scott, New York Times, 05.03.2012
Whether the glass is half full or half empty isn't the point of the effervescent Last Call at the Oasis: It's whether there'll be anything in the glass at all.John Anderson, Variety, 04.30.2012
A many-lensed look at the coming water-supply crisis.Michelle Orange, Village Voice, 05.01.2012
[It] may be slick enough to reach people who aren't already familiar with such substances as "new water," atrazine and hexavalent chromium.Mark Jenkins, NPR, 05.03.2012