The Planet in Focus Environmental Film Festival will feature Manufactured Landscapes on October 12, a documentary by Jennifer Baichwal about photographer Edward Burtynsky’s chronicle of industrial devastation to the environment and people of China.
We will feature Jennifer and Edward in the arts episode of our second season. They will both appear at PiF in a discussion about their collaboration on October 12. Jennifer is being honoured with the PiF 2012 Canadian Eco Hero award.
Manufactured Landscapes won the Genie award for Best Documentary and the Best Canadian Feature award at the Toronto International Film Festival.
Jennifer’s next film, Water, is currently in production and will feature Edward Burtynsky’s next themed series of photographs.
Planet in Focus takes place in Toronto from October 10-14, 2012.