Scale and Detail: An Interview with Jennifer Baichwal

By Justin Morris and Matthew I. Thompson | The Neutral |

Jennifer Baichwal’s latest film, ANTHROPOCENE: The Human Epoch (co-directed with Edward Burtynsky and Nicholas de Pencier, 2018), begins with a stark juxtaposition. As the film opens, a deep rumbling is heard on the soundtrack. Shortly thereafter the visual field is engulfed in flame: an abstract undulation of orange and black that is beautiful, but ominous.

Read the full interview here.