Reel Time: ANTHROPOCENE: The Human Epoch

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Photograph of a tundra river delta.

Still from 'ANTHROPOCENE: The Human Epoch,' 2018. Directed by Jennifer Baichwal, Nicholas de Pencier, and Edward Burtynsky. Image courtesy of TIFF.

ANTHROPOCENE: The Human Epoch
Directed by Jennifer Baichwal, Nicholas de Pencier, and Edward Burtynsky

Playing for one night only ta Lux Cinema Banff

The third collaboration between award-winning photographer Edward Burtynsky and acclaimed filmmakers Jennifer Baichwal and Nicholas de Pencier continues their exploration of industrialization and extraction in astonishing scale and perspective. Spanning numerous countries, the film reveals in stunning images how our mania for conquest defines our relationship to the Earth — and how we have created a global epidemic.

Reel Time features some of the best films from the Toronto International Film Festival. The Fall series brings alternative cinema to the Bow Valley. ma.

Banff Centre and Walter Phillips Gallery gratefully acknowledge our partnership with Film Circuit, presented by TIFF, and its sponsors and supporters. For more information about Film Circuit, please visit www.tiff.net/filmcircuit