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|Named Person:||Vik Muniz; Vik Muniz|
|Document Type:||Visual material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Lucy Walker; Karen Harley; João Jardim; Hank Levine; Angus Aynsley; Vik Muniz
|Notes:||A DVD release of the film produced in 2010.
Top-selling contemporary artist Vik Muniz takes viewers on an emotional journey to the world's largest landfill of the day, Jardim Gramacho. Here the catadores, who number in the thousands, work under the hot sun collecting recyclable materials such as bottles, plastic, and metal to be sold to wholesalers. Muniz invites the catadores to add refuse to his art, photographing the work from overhead. The finished artwork will then be on display in museums and auctions around the world.
|Credits:||Cinematography, Dudu Miranda ; editing, Pedro Kos ; music, Moby.|
|Performer(s):||Vik Muniz, Fabio Ghivelder, Isis Rodrigues Garros, José Carlos da Silva Baia Lopes (Zumbi), Sebastião Carlos dos Santos (Tião), Valter dos Santos, Ledie Laurentina da Silva (Irmã), Magna de França Santos, Suelem Pereira Dias.|
|Description:||1 DVD (95 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.|
|Responsibility:||directed by Lucy Walker, co-directed by João Jardim, Karen Harley ; an Almega Projects and 02 Filmes production ; produced by Angus Aynsley [and] Hank Levine.|
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