December 28, 2018

Catastrophic change is upon us


Humans have taken earth beyond its limits: Baichwal, Burtynsky, de Pencier

Anthropocene:The Human Epoch will compete as a documentary in the 2019 Sundance Festival

The film, which shows the impact on the environment of industrial megaprojects, is part of a multimedia program at the Art Gallery of Ontario and the National Gallery ofCanada

Film-makers Jennifer Baichwal and Nicholas de Pencier, and photographer Edward Burtynsky collaborated on Anthropocene, the final segment of a trilogy that includes Manufactured Landscapes and Watermark

Anthropocene premiered at the 2018 Toronto International Film Festival