Manufactured Landscapes

Director: Jennifer Baichwal Year: 2006 Run Time: 86min
Manufactured Landscapes (Paysages fabriqués) (2006)

A remarkable meditation on humanity’s impact on the environment, this doc follows internationally acclaimed photographer Edward Burtynsky to China, where he documents industrial landscapes and their impact on the surrounding natural world. Exploring the surprising beauty amid the waste generated by factories and dumps, Burtynsky and documentarian Jennifer Baichwal travel across the vast landscape, capturing incredible visuals that need little commentary.

An impactful but subtle statement about humanity’s impact on the world, Manufactured Landscapes’ powerful images raise more questions than answers.

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Director(s):

Jennifer Baichwal

Producer(s):

Jennifer Baichwal, Daniel Iron, Nick de Pencier

Genre(s):

Documentary

Language(s):

English

Subtitles:

English, French

Region:

Jennifer Baichwal is from Ontario.

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