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Oscar Nominated Documentaries: "Waste Land"

Monday, February 14, 2011

This is the first in our series this week highlighting films nominated for Best Feature Documentary at the Oscars.

Vik Muniz, artist and subject of the documentary "Waste Land," joins us to talk about the film which chronicles his photography of garbage pickers in the world's largest garbage dump in Brazil.

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Vik Muniz
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Comments [3]

Alexander from Harlem

Saw this at Rooftop films last summer. Powerful movie about the transformative power of art. Excellent film.

Feb. 14 2011 11:59 AM
Alexander from Harlem

Saw this at Rooftop films last summer. Powerful movie about the transformative power of art. Excellent film.

Feb. 14 2011 11:58 AM
A listener

A technical question, did he shoot with film or with digital video? And if he shot digital, did he use a "DSLR" camera like the Canon 5D?

Feb. 14 2011 11:53 AM

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