Seltzer Works

Seltzer Works

In the early 1900s, thousands of seltzer deliverymen crisscrossed the nation, schlepping heavy glass bottles of fizzy water to millions. Today, there are only a few left. Third-generation seltzer-filler Kenny Gomberg is the last bottler in Brooklyn.
About the Filmmaker

Jennifer Edwards has a broad background in the film industry. From 2004 to 2010, Edwards was vice president of the boutique entertainment publicity agency Murphy PR. She recently launched her own production and publicity company, Film First Co.

Presented by POV

POV (a cinema term for "point of view") is television's longest-running showcase for independent non-fiction films. POV premieres 14-16 of the best, boldest and most innovative programs every year on PBS. Since 1988, POV has presented over 300 films to public television audiences across the country. POV films are known for their intimacy, their unforgettable storytelling and their timeliness, putting a human face on contemporary social issues.

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