Mon 19 July 2010 // 20:00
Tue 20 July 2010 // 20:00
Petropolis Sun 18th Mon 19th and Tues 20th £3 all screenings £2 TTT
Dir: Peter Mettier/ Canada/ 2009/ 43 mins
Comissionsed by Greenpeace Canada, this a film about the devastation of Alberta's tar sands by bitumen mining. Peter Mettier has created a beautiful and disturbing testament to the crisis in a poetic bird's eye view from above, shooting the sands in HD from the air without interview or narration. The magestic natural views tell their own tale...