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Home by ev on 4 June 2009 10:25pm
 
For those who haven't heard about it, in 40 minutes (ie. June 5th) an amazing documentary is about to released on the internet to coincide with World Environment Day:

http://www.youtube.com/homeproject

"A hymn for the planet.

HOME is an ode to the planet's beauty and its delicate harmony. Through the landscapes of 54 countries captured from above, Yann Arthus-Bertrand takes us on an unique journey all around the planet, to contemplate it and to understand it. But HOME is more than a documentary with a message, it is a magnificent movie in its own right. Every breathtaking shot shows the Earth - our Earth - as we have never seen it before. Every image shows the Earth's treasures we are destroying and all the wonders we can still preserve. "From the sky, there's less need for explanations". Our vision becomes more immediate, intuitive and emotional. HOME has an impact on anyone who sees it. It awakens in us the awareness that is needed to change the way we see the world. (HOME embraces the major ecological issues that confront us and shows how everything on our planet is interconnected.)"
 
Re: Home by kazzzz on 5 June 2009 5:08am
 
Oh that looks really good ev!
 
Re: Home by ev on 5 June 2009 7:02am
 
Yeah it was released free of charge all over the world... that guy Yann Arthus-Bertrand is a very famous, especially for his aerial photography..

Actually there's a 15 minute talk by him about the movie here:

http://www.ted.com/talks/yann_arthus_bertrand_captures_fragile_earth_in_wide_angle.html

In this image-filled talk, Yann Arthus-Bertrand displays his three most recent projects on humanity and our habitat -- stunning aerial photographs in his series "The Earth From Above," personal interviews from around the globe featured in his web project "6 billion Others," and his soon-to-be-released movie, "Home," which documents human impact on the environment through breathtaking video.
 



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