The Salt of the Earth

Close Up Shared Planet
Director: Wim Wenders | Countries of production: Brazil, France, Italy | Year: 2015 | Length: 110 min
Language: English, French, Portuguese with English subtitles | Certificate: 12A Cert

For the last 40 years, photographer Sebastião Salgado has been travelling through the continents, in the footsteps of an ever-changing humanity. He has witnessed some of the major events of our recent history – international conflicts, starvation and exodus.

He is now embarking on the discovery of pristine territories, of wild fauna and flora, and of grandiose landscapes, as part of a huge photographic project which is a tribute to the planet’s beauty.

there is no doubt you’re left wanting more
The List

A moving tribute to a peerless talent
The Guardian

2015 Academy Awards, Nominated, Best Documentary