Part of "The Call of Africa" series. Water is central in the daily lives of those who live in sub-Saharan Africa. Investigates situations of environmental changes, improper sanitation, and water-related illnesses. Provides an overview of the limited access to water in Ethiopia near the Sahel, the annual mud-fishing in Mali, the worship of Mami Wata on the banks of the Volta River, and the annual turning-of-the-year festival "fetatotro." NOTE: Contains nudity. Accessibility options on the DVD are: (1) expanded description, (2) English subtitles in a black box.