Encountering Edward Burtynsky's In the Wake of Progress
Nonscripted COMMERCIAL Documentary
40 years in the making, renowned Canadian photographer Edward Burtynsky's In the Wake of Progress is a multimedia project that bears witness to the impact of human industry on the planet. The project made its world premiere with Luminato Festival Toronto as a free outdoor experience, filling the immense digital screens surrounding Yonge-Dundas Square, in a fully choreographed blend of photographs and film, with a staggering musical score. In the Wake of Progress challenges us to have an important conversation about our legacy and the future implications of sustainable life on Earth.
In the Wake of Progress
Conceived, Directed, Photographed & Filmed By
Commissioned and Co-Produced by
Rob Brunner & Justin Harding
Co-Director of Photography
Post-Production Producer & Supervisor
Composer & Sound Design
23 mins 29 secs
"Thank you for all of your hard work in bringing Encountering 'Edward Burtynsky's In the Wake of Progress', a Film by Bokeh Studios' to life. Despite the challenges, we were able to create something truly impactful and I want to thank you and your whole team for making this possible. I appreciate the high level of professionalism, creativity, and skill that Bokeh Collective exemplified throughout the production process, you were all a joy to work with and I hope we are able to collaborate again in the future."