3rd Annual Global Health Film Festival
Under The Dome
Director: Chai Jing
104 min. 2015.
The documentary is personal yet social expose of air pollution in China. Journalist Chai Jing presents the results of a multi year-long research mostly in the form of a lecture, reminiscent of Al Gore's An Inconvenient Truth. As well as data, she reveals footage from factory visits and interviews with government officials, environmental experts and business owners. She also speaks with officials from London and Los Angeles on how their respective cities have managed to deal with historic issues of pollution.
A panel following the film will include:
Shu-chin Tsui - Asian & Cinema Studies, Bowdoin College
Mike Bergin - Civil and Environmental Engineering, Duke