Canada Now : The Maple Movies Festival, Anthropocene: The Human Epoch (2018)

April 19

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Man’s global exploitation of the Earth and the concomitant, irreversible transformation of the planet are the focus of Anthropocene. Filmed over a period of four years, the visually impressive documentary finds such monstrous testimony of human influence on all continents and in all spheres of life that it often appears surreal. With stunning images, Anthropocene brings together the deep-reaching traces of the human age to create an equally artful and nightmarish visual experience. (87 minutes)

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Venue

Die Linse
Warendorfer Str. 82 · D-48145 Münster

Acknowledgements

Presented by Telefilm Canada in partnership with the Canada Council for the Arts and the Government of Canada.

Authors/Artists
Edward Burtynsky, Jennifer Baichwal, Nicholas de Pencier
Language

English and German

Topics

Education