Thursday, June 4, 2009
HOME - a movie by Yann Arthus-Bertrand
HOME by Yann Arthus-Bertrand (photographer, filmmaker) In April 2007 he started directing a movie firstly called Boomerang. He will later change the title into Home. The movie is produced by Luc Besson and financed by the PPR group (a French multinational company). Yann Arthus-Bertrand intends to show the state of our planet and the challenges humanity faces. Home will be released worldwide on June 5th 2009. It will be shown across the globe in cinemas, television, DVDs and in streaming on the internet (Arthus-Bertrand gave up his author’s rights).
The emissions of greenhouse gases produced by the movie’s shooting were offset through Yann Arthus-Bertrand’s organisation GoodPlanet and its 'Action Carbone' program.
Source quoted from Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yann_Arthus-Bertrand
Clips of the film link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mBE0G9BrtWw
More about the film director: www.yannarthusbertrand.org