THE SALT OF THE EARTH
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THE SALT OF THE EARTH

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14
Sat Aug 14 2:00 PM

Arc Cinema
General Admission
110 Mins
August
Sat Aug 14

2014 | DCP | France | D: Wim Wenders, Juliano Ribeiro Salgado  

For over 40 years, photographer Sebastião Salgado has travelled the world capturing some of the defining global events of the era, including war, famine and economic deprivation, in stark and uncompromising terms 

Now his son, Juliano Ribeiro Salgado, is working with master director Wim Wenders to tell Sebastião’s extraordinary life story on screen. They travel with Sebastião as he embarks on an attempt to reconnect with the natural world and the planet’s flora and fauna.  

Following 4 decades of Salgado's work  from South America to Africa, Europe, the Arctic, and back home to Brazil – the film offers a powerful insight into the human condition and a tribute to the planet’s staggering natural beauty. 

The Salt of the Earth is nothing short of fascinating, intimate and moving’ – FilmInk 

August
Sat Aug 14

Arc Cinema

1 McCoy Circuit Acton, Australian Capital Territory, 2601