When:
March 25, 2017 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
2017-03-25T15:00:00-04:00
2017-03-25T15:45:00-04:00
Where:
Stephen Bulger Gallery
1026 Queen St W
Toronto, ON M6J 1H6
Canada
Cost:
Free
Contact:
416-530-0011

PetropolisPETROPOLIS
Dir. Peter Mettler (Canada: 2009), 45 min.

In this short experimental documentary, Peter Mettler shows us the catastrophic effects of industrialization on the Athabasca tar sands oil reserve in Alberta The extraction of crude oil from beneath the wilderness results in massive damage to the land, air, water and climate. Shot primarily from a helicopter, the film captures a breathtaking, unparalleled view of the world’s largest energy project.

All foreign language films will be shown with subtitles. We proudly offer captioning of all films at special request on Saturdays at 12:00pm if given notice 48 hours in advance of the regular screening.