CNL Film Screening: "The Waste Land"

Thursday, July 19, 2012 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM

BY INVITATION ONLY.

A scene from Waste Land

Description

"We are not pickers of garbage; we are pickers of recyclable materials."

This critically acclaimed documentary explores identity, aid, and artistic expression in a community of Brazilian trash pickers outside Rio de Janeiro. Documentarian Lucy Walker follows the Brooklyn-based Brazilian artist Vik Muniz as he collaborates with the trash pickers to create large-scale artworks, and then sets up long-term aid for the community.

A reception on the Carnegie Council patio will precede the screening, and a discussion will follow.

Location

Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs
Merrill House
170 East 64th Street
New York, NY 10065-7478

(212) 838-4120
(212) 752-2432 - Fax

Map: Click Here (opens a new window)

Fees
FREE for Carnegie New Leaders and one-time FREE admission for their invited guests. Please provide the guest's name, title, affiliation, and email address upon registration. Non-Members $25.
Contact
Stefanie Ambrosio

cnl@cceia.org

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