An excellent movie. There's a problem loading this menu right now. Lots of hype and little result. Dean Kamen fascinates me. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. The following is an edited plot synopsis from the sleeve of the VHS box. SlingShot is about an indomitable man who just might have enough innovative thinking to solve a crisis affecting billions. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. This “kid” had done some very impressive things in the medical world. Treat yourself to a rare and wonderful entertainment, beautifully acted with heart, humor, and style. Based on the autobiographical novel by Roland Schutt, THE SLINGSHOT is an endearing coming-of-age drama. With the title and general synopsis I believed it was more was about his inventiveness and creativity. Great intro to some of the inventions and projects Dean has worked on (many you may have heard of!). this one is a classic. Rentals include 30 days to start watching this video and 48 hours to finish once started. Reviewed in the United States on September 1, 2019. Jewish Water Dude is one of those people. Worth a watch to learn more about the guy, but maybe with a grain of salt. Creating a powerful slingshot out of wire and two of his mother's contraband condoms, the young survival artist ultimately seizes on an ingenious way to turn the tables on his oppressors, which brings him fame, fortune, and trouble with the police. I wanted so much more from this film. Stockholm in the 1920s. Reviewed in the United States on November 14, 2012. What was I watching? Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on February 27, 2017, Great video reference for team motivation and alternate approach to markets, Top subscription boxes – right to your door, © 1996-2020,, Inc. or its affiliates. Reviewed in the United States on November 4, 2019. I can’t remember when I first was aware of him but it’s maybe 30-years ago. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. He was like a kid looking even though he was already an adult. I think the scriptwriter and director could of added at least another twenty minutes to the movie with a better scenario. Hur blev Kurt den han blev? Maybe so much so that I waited for what didn't come and I was waiting for the shine. I was waiting for the moment in which it was revealed how many millions of people his water purifier was helping and it never happened. Thoroughly enjoy watching this documentary over & over again. Reviewed in the United States on October 20, 2013. A very well made and interesting documentary about a modern inventor looking to solve the single biggest health crisis facing the world... clean water. Highly recommended. Stockholm in the 1920s. I thoroughly enjoyed this. Loved it! Amazon needs to carry more Nordic flicks than it does. Select the department you want to search in. This is the opening scene... A German businessman wants to buy land in southern Sweden for a gigant... "Miss World 1970: The launch of a revolution", "If it chooses you, nothing can save you.