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.

Title: The Forgotten Space
Year: 2010
Duration : 1 hour, 52 minutes
Category: Long Documentary
Edition: NFF 2010

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