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21 Ratings

Desert Blue

Directed by Morgan J. Freeman
United States, 1998
Drama, Comedy


In a small town on the edge of the desert, Blue wants to complete his father’s dream of building a water slide. The problem is water rights, which have been sewn up by the Empire Cola Company and who try to buy off the townspeople’s discontent with free soda.

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Desert Blue
Directed by Morgan J. Freeman

Awards & Festivals

Toronto International Film Festival

1998 | Contemporary World Cinema

International Film Festival Rotterdam


SXSW Film Festival

1999 | Opening Night

Gijón International Film Festival

1999 | Nominee: Best Feature (Grand Prix Asturias)

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