Manufactured Landscapes is the hit documentary on the world and work of renowned artist Edward Burtynsky. Internationally acclaimed for his striking, large-scale photographs of "manufactured landscapes"-quarries, recycling yards, factories, mines and dams-Burtynsky creates stunningly beautiful art from civilization's materials and debris. The film follows him through China, as he shoots the evidence and effects of that country's massive industrial revolution. In the spirit of such environmentally enlightening hits as An Inconvenient Truth and Up the Yangtze, Manufactured Landscapes powerfully shifts our consciousness about the world and the way we live in it, without simplistic judgments or reductive resolutions.
Manufactured Landscapes is the hit documentary on the world and work of renowned artist Edward Burtynsky. Internationally acclaimed for his striking, large-scale photographs of "manufactured landscapes"-quarries, recycling yards, factories, mines and dams-Burtynsky creates stunningly beautiful art from civilization's materials and debris. The film follows him through China, as he shoots the evidence and effects of that country's massive industrial revolution. In the spirit of such environmentally enlightening hits as An Inconvenient Truth and Up the Yangtze, Manufactured Landscapes powerfully shifts our consciousness about the world and the way we live in it, without simplistic judgments or reductive resolutions.
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Format: Blu-Ray
Label: ZEIT
Catalog: 1148
Rel. Date: 12/11/2012
UPC: 795975114837

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Manufactured Landscapes is the hit documentary on the world and work of renowned artist Edward Burtynsky. Internationally acclaimed for his striking, large-scale photographs of "manufactured landscapes"-quarries, recycling yards, factories, mines and dams-Burtynsky creates stunningly beautiful art from civilization's materials and debris. The film follows him through China, as he shoots the evidence and effects of that country's massive industrial revolution. In the spirit of such environmentally enlightening hits as An Inconvenient Truth and Up the Yangtze, Manufactured Landscapes powerfully shifts our consciousness about the world and the way we live in it, without simplistic judgments or reductive resolutions.