International Environmental Film Festival - “Manufactured Landscapes”“
- Categories: Film
- Event posted: Sept. 17, 2012
- Last updated: Sept. 17, 2012
- Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2012, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
- Spencer Museum of Art, 1301 Miss., KU campus, Lawrence
- Cost: Free
- Age limit: All ages
Canadian photographer Edward Burtynsky posits that man made landscapes define who we are as people. He see physical beauty in the order and symmetry of these landscapes. Cameras follow him as he visits these "manufactured" landscapes including slag heaps, e-waste dumps and huge factories in the Fujian and Zhejiang provinces of China. The KU Area Studies Centers invite you to attend the International Environmental Film Festival on Wednesday evenings from 9/19 to 10/11.This film festival is organized by the University of Kansas Center for East Asian Studies, Center of Latin American Studies, Center for Russian, East European & Eurasian Studies and the Center for Global & International Studies and the Kansas African Studies Center.