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Plastic Planet (2009)

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Werner Boote presents an up-close and personal view of the controversial and fascinating material that has found its way into every facet of our daily lives: plastic. He takes us on a ... See full summary »

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Werner Boote presents an up-close and personal view of the controversial and fascinating material that has found its way into every facet of our daily lives: plastic. He takes us on a journey around the globe, showing that plastics have become a threat for both environment and human health. Written by Werner Boote

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18 September 2009 (Austria)  »

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€1,400,000 (estimated)

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$740 (USA) (14 January 2011)

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$2,412 (USA) (11 March 2011)
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For the premiere in Austria Werner Boote presented tests about chemical BPA in baby soothers. After that several contaminated baby soothers were taken off market. See more »

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a must see
18 May 2011 | by (Hamburg, Germany) – See all my reviews

For me Plastic Planet is a great documentary! It shows the big problems caused by the big amount of plastic products in the world. It shows how less people know about the products they use in their daily life and how less they even know how much plastic they have in their homes (all this includes myself - I didn't know much about how dangerous plastic can be and was shocked and impressed). But this movie understands to "teach" us without a "schoolmasterly" manner. There are also funny moments included, that give you a good laugh. Which makes it maybe difficult for some people to see the urgent signals the story wants to tell us. But that's up to every single person itself: to start thinking about what's going on around us and in the world.


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