Anthropocene: The Human Epoch

Directed By: Jennifer Baichwal and Edward Burtynsky

January 26, 2018 / English / 87 min

An exploration of humanity’s massive reengineering of the
planet, this documentary—four years in the making and based on the photography of Edward Burtynsky—traverses the globe to create a provocative and unforgettable experience of our species’ breadth and impact on the planet.

For a preview of this film, listen to the IC podcast, “From the Booth” Winter 2020 Episode 3.

Read a summary of the introductory lecture presented at IC by Dr. Jennifer Fay (Vanderbilt) about Anthropocene,  here.

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Screened Semesters:

  • 2020 Winter