The Salt of the Earth

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PrintInternational Arthouse Series

The Salt of the Earth

  • 2014
  • Directed By: Wim Wenders and Juliano Ribeiro Salgado
  • Rated PG-13
  • Documentary
  • 110 Minutes
  1. Thursday, June 4, 2015 7:00 p.m.
  2. Saturday, June 6, 2015 3:00 p.m.
Image from the film The Salt of the Earth
For the last 40 years, the photographer Sebastião Salgado has been travelling through the continents, in the footsteps of an ever-changing humanity. He has witnessed some of the major events of our recent history; international conflicts, starvation and exodus. He is now embarking on the discovery of pristine territories, of wild fauna and flora, and of grandiose landscapes as part of a huge photographic project, which is a tribute to the planet's beauty. Sebastião Salgado’s life and work are revealed to us by his son, Juliano, who went with him during his last travels, and by Wim Wenders, himself a photographer. In French, Portuguese and English languages with English subtitles. (2K DCP Presentation)