Friday, September 22 at 7:30 PM Eastminster United Church 310 Danforth Avenue Near Chester subway station Entrance on Jackman Ave. THE GHOSTS IN OUR MACHINE is a multi-award winning consciousness raising documentary that gently reveals one of the most hauntingmoral dilemmas of our modern world. The film illuminates the plight of animals living within the machine of our contemporary society, from captive foxes to rescued dairy cows. Award-winning filmmaker Liz Marshall directs this visually arresting documentary through the heart and lens of animal rights photojournalist Jo-Anne McArthur. The film follows Jo-Anne over the course of a year as she documents several animal stories in parts of Canada, the U.S. and in Europe. Each story and photograph is a window into global animal industries: Food; Fashion; Entertainment and Biomedical Research. The Ghosts in Our Machine charts McArthur’s efforts to bring wider attention to a topic that most of humankind strives hard to avoid. Followed by a discussion with: Liz Marshall, writer, director, producer Jo-Anne McArthur, main subject / photographer Nina Beveridge, producer Lorena Elke, researcher Facebook Event Director: Liz Marshall Runtime: 1h 33m Film Website
Screening is FREE but donations will be gratefully accepted.