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The Shape of Water

2018 | 123 min | K-16 | drama, fantasy

The events take place in 1962 and in North America, where Elisa and Zelda are cleaners and friends in a research laboratory. Speechless Elisa discovers a top-secret object in the laboratory, which is a human-like, aquatic creature worshiped by the citizens of the Amazon rainforest. Agent Strickland of the laboratory performs torturous experiments on the creature, as a result of which the creature almost perishes. An unexpected love story develops between Elisa and the utopian water creature and Elisa decides to release the creature.

The film was significantly awarded four Oscars: best direction, cinematography, music, and set design. Movie was also awarded at the Bafta Gala.

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About the movie


  • biology
  • chemistry
  • english
  • geography


  • America
  • courage
  • differency
  • imagination growth
  • milieu and zeitgeist
  • parity
  • relationships
  • sense injuries
  • thought awakening

Educational levels

  • high schools and vocational schools


  • drama
  • fantasy


  • love story

Age limits

  • K-16


  • Bafta
  • Oscar


  • 20th Century Fox