Waterfire: Art & Soul of a City
- Genre: Special Interest-Documentary
- Release Date: 6/4/2013
Compelling story of Waterfire - how a work of art transformed Providence, R.I. Includes 50 extra minutes of rare & never before seen clips in Rome, Singapore & Rhode Island. WaterFire has become an immensely popular national and international event capturing the imagination of more than 15 million visitors since 1994. This documentary takes viewers behind the scenes of WaterFire Providence with it's sparkling bonfires and enchanting music. The video is spectacular. The story is compelling with colorful commentary from a variety of experts from the arts, architecture, politics and business. This DVD includes more than 50 minutes of bonus material including Rare and Unseen Videos of the recent WaterFire on the Tiber River in Rome, and Singapore, a "Night out WaterFire" music video and ten entertaining WaterFire stories from Barnaby Evans. How did it start? How does it happen and who are the people that make it happen? Learn what inspires it's creator and the artist, Barnaby Evans, who talks about his initial vision for WaterFire and where it is headed. This DVD program also takes viewers to Rome, Singapore and U.S. cities including Houston and Kansas City where WaterFires have taken place. Two time New England Emmy award winner Joe Rocco is the executive producer. 15 time New England Emmy award winner Jim Karpeichik is the editor and primary videographer of this documentary that was recently named "Best Documentary" at the Roving Eye Film Festival at Roger Williams University in Bristol Rhode Island.