The Forgotten Space

Allan Sekula, Noël Burch Long documentary - 2010 - 112 min.

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Documentary film essay about the world economy, particularly the globalisation of the production and trade, concentrates on the development of cargo transport by container. The makers visit large world ports. Appealing and at times harrowing images show the subsequent transport to the hinterland by truck, train and inland shipping and the consequences for sailors, dockworkers and the environment. Produced by Doc.Eye Film.


Production Company
Doc.Eye Film
Wildart Film
Vincent Lucassen
Ebba Sinzinger
Director of Photography
Attila Boa
Wolfgang Thaler
Menno Boerema
Sound Design
Sound on Set
Eckehard Braun
Joe Knauer
TV Company
Production Country
Netherlands, Austria