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3rd Annual Global Health Film Festival

3rd Annual Global Health Film Festival
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Thursday, March 29, 2018
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6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Behemoth
Director: Zhao Liang
90 min. 2015.

An exquisite visual film, "Behemoth" opens with a mining explosion and closes with a ghost city. The 84 minutes in between are a wordless exploration of what connects the two - the environmental tragedy that has mirrored China's economic miracle. Shot over several years in the Chinese provinces of Inner Mongolia and Shaanxi, "Behemoth" bears witness to grasslands swallowed by mines, lungs caked with coal dust and skies shrouded in smog.

A panel following the film will include:
Ralph Litzinger - Cultural Anthropology, Duke
Gregory Gray - Infectious Diseases, School of Medicine; Global Health; Environmental Health, Duke

Contact: Thomas Johnson