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13 June 2007 (Belgium) See more »
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Photographer Edward Burtynsky travels the world observing changes in landscapes due to industrial work and manufacturing. Full summary » | Full synopsis »
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4 wins & 4 nominations See more »
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(48 articles)
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Very good documentary, amazing extras on the DVD See more (20 total) »

Cast

 
Edward Burtynsky ... Himself

Directed by
Jennifer Baichwal 
 
Produced by
Jennifer Baichwal .... producer
Shana Collier .... associate producer: Foundry Films
Richard Hughes .... assistant producer
Richard Hughes .... field producer
Daniel Iron .... producer
Lucas Lackner .... associate producer
Nick de Pencier .... producer
Jeff Powis .... associate producer
Paul Scherzer .... line producer
Noah Weinzweig .... line producer: China
 
Original Music by
Dan Driscoll 
 
Cinematography by
Peter Mettler 
 
Film Editing by
Roland Schlimme 
 
Production Management
Noura Kevorkian .... production manager: Los Angeles
Marcus Schubert .... production manager
 
Sound Department
Joseph Doane .... additional music
Dan Driscoll .... sound
Steve Hammond .... foley artist
Mandy Ley .... assistant re-recording mixer
Sanjay Mehta .... location sound recordist
Peter Mettler .... sound
David Rose .... sound re-recording mixer
David Rose .... supervising sound editor
Roland Schlimme .... additional music
Roland Schlimme .... consultant for sound design and music
Lou Solakofski .... sound re-recording mixer
Jane Tattersall .... sound
 
Camera and Electrical Department
John Price .... assistant camera
Noah Weinzweig .... cinematographer: aerial footage
 
Editorial Department
Cort Bremner .... dailies assistant editor
Louis Casado .... film timer
Chanda Chevannes .... post-production coordinator
Ross Cole .... telecine transferer
Joseph Doane .... dailies assistant editor
Ed Ham .... on-line editor
Avril Jacobson .... assistant editor
Colin Moore .... colorist
Brian Reid .... on-line editor
Trevor Risbridger .... on-line editor
 
Other crew
Jeannie Baxter .... general manager: Edward Buetynsky
Malcolm Brown .... title designer
Sarah Christie .... production coordinator
Kerryn Ciracovitch .... daily production coordinator
Stephanie Dudley .... motion designer
Brooke Hanson .... production assistant
Christine Hobson .... office manager: Mercury Films
Ted Hobson .... production assistant
Luo Li .... translator
Karen Machtinger .... arts administrator
Jennifer Maund .... bookkeeper: Mercury Films
Chelsea McMullan .... research assistant
Ryan J. Noth .... production assistant
Stephen Paniccia .... production accountant
Maggie Tang .... production coordinator (as Xiaobin Tang)
Longyu Tong .... translator
Catherine Xiaowen Xu .... translator
Lanny Dong Zhi Ying .... translator
 
Thanks
Sebastian Cluer .... special thanks
 

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86 min | Canada:90 min (Toronto International Film Festival)
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Referenced in One Week (2008/I)See more »

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Very good documentary, amazing extras on the DVD, 3 September 2011
Author: runamokprods from US

Anything that exposes photographer Edward Burtynsky's socially important and beautiful work to more people is worthwhile.

That said, for me the documentary itself, while very interesting and well made, simply can not compete with the enormous power of Burtynsky's own images. Indeed the best moments in the film are when we see the photos themselves.

While some of what we see of the photographer"s process is interesting, and there is some provocative gentle implied questioning of the distance and lack of humanity in Burtynsky"s photographs, I did not learn much more about the man and his work then when I first happened upon his seeing his photos at a gallery, and then bought several books of his images.

A solid documentary, but not as amazing one.

On the other hand, the extras, particularly the lengthy photo gallery where Brutynsky talks in detail about many of his great images from the film is far more powerful and interesting, and it's absolutely worth getting the DVD for that feature.

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