Water and Power: A California Heist is available in: English [Original] on Netflix USA

Water & Power: A California Heist

Uncovering the profiteering of the state's water barons and how they affect farmers, average citizens, and unincorporated towns throughout California.

California residents and farmers face powerful barons in the struggle to secure water rights in this fresh historical account of profit and interests.


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Water & Power: A California Heist (2017)
Rating: 7.3/10 (114 votes)
Director: Marina Zenovich
Writer: Mark Arax (story consultant)
Stars: N/A
Runtime: 87 min
Rated: PG
Genre: Documentary
Released: 23 Jan 2017
Plot: In California's complex water system, a handful of corporate land owners took advantage of a state-engineered system and gained control of the state's most precious public resource, while drought left local homeowners with dry wells.