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water diviner

Brit a person able to locate the presence of water, esp underground, with a divining rod
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The Water Diviner (2014/15) (BBC Two, 10.45pm - 12.30am) An Australian travels to Turkey after the First World War to discover what happened to his sons, who were declared missing in action during the battle of Gallipoli.
In Ruvanee Pietersz Vilhauer's The Water Diviner and Other Stories, Sri Lankans recognize and reckon with each other and their shared history at home and abroad, discovering what connects and divides them.
SU N DAY THE WATER DIVINER BBC2 10.00PM Wartime drama, starring Russell Crowe and Jai Courtney.
FARMER Joshua Connor (Russell Crowe) possesses a rare gift for divining water in The Water Diviner (BBC2, 10pm, tomorrow) which he uses to irrigate the property he shares with his wife and three sons.
The Water Diviner (2014) (BBC Two, 10pm) Premiere Rugged farmer Joshua Connor (Russell Crowe, who also directs) possesses a rare gift for divining water, which he uses to irrigate the sprawling property he shares with his wife Eliza (Jacqueline McKenzie) and three sons (Ryan Corr, James Fraser, Ben O'Toole).
Also hanging in the balance are foreign shoots in Turkey that in recent years lured Russell Crowe's directorial debut "The Water Diviner" and James Bond pic "Skyfall," among other international productions.
I've been offered a lot of stuff to direct, but it's all five people talking in a room, and you can see by The Water Diviner, I've got epic aspirations," Russell adds with a grin.
He was a water diviner, finding water sources and setting up a water system for his people.
In The Water Diviner, Russell Crowe--who also directed the film --plays a father searching for the sons he had lost in the war.
Willows are trees that line waterways; they are as much conduits of water as copper piping is, and the willow fork is the emblem of the water diviner, twisting in the hands to indicate the presence of water below.
"The Water Diviner,'' Showcase North, 1:05 p.m., 3:55, 6:35, 9:30.
The annual event, in its 11th year, will see all the latest screeningsof world cinema -- the first of which is The Water Diviner, which sees Russell Crowe making his directorial debut.