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Title Waste land [videorecording] / Almega Projects presents ; an Almega Projects and 02 Filmes production ; directed by Lucy Walker ; co-directed by João Jardim, Karen Harley ; produced by Angus Aynsley [and] Hank Levine.

Imprint [New York] : Art House Films : Distributed in the U.S. by New Video, [2011]

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library DVD    MUNI WL    Available
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    770.92 WAS    Available
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    770.92 WAS    Available
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 99 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Arthouse films ; 019
Arthouse films (Series) ; 019.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2010.
Special features: Extended bonus footage; "Beyond Gramacho"; "An untold story."
Credits Cinematography, Dudu Miranda ; editing, Pedro Kos ; music, Moby.
Performer Vik Muniz, Fabio Ghivelder, Isis Rodrigues Garros, José Carlos da Silva Baia Lopes (Zumbi), Sebastião Carlos dos Santos (Tião), Valter dos Santos, Ledie Laurentina da Silva (Irmã), Magna de França Santos, Suelem Pereira Dias.
Summary Contemporary artist Vik Muniz takes viewers on a journey to the world's largest landfill, Jardim Gramacho, in Brazil. Here the catadores, who number in the thousands, work under the hot sun collecting recyclable materials to be sold to wholesalers. Muniz invites the catadores to add refuse to his art, photographing the work from overhead.
System Details DVD ; Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital stereo.
Language English and Portuguese with English subtitles.
Awards Sundance Film Festival, Audience Award, Best World Cinema Documentary; Berlin International Film Festival, Amnesty International Film Award; Full Frame Documentary Film Festival, Audience Award, Best Documentary; IDA Awards, Best Documentary; Academy Awards, Nomination for Best Documentary Feature
Subject Muniz, Vik.
Ragpickers -- Brazil -- Rio de Janeiro.
Sanitary landfills -- Brazil -- Rio de Janeiro.
Found objects (Art)
Art, Modern -- 21st century -- Exhibitions.
Trash art.
Group work in art.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Added Author Walker, Lucy. Director.
Jardim, João.
Harley, Karen.
Levine, Hank, 1965- Producer.
Aynsley, Angus. Producer.
Muniz, Vik. Interviewee.
Almega Projects (Firm)
02 Filmes (Firm)
Arthouse Films.
New Video Group.
Added Title Wasteland
ISBN 9781422915134
1422915131
Standard No. 767685239308
Music No. NNVG239301 New Video Group

 
    
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