THE LAST TOURIST

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  • THE LAST TOURISTTyson Sadler
    Tyson Sadler

German PremiereCanada 2021Language:EnglishSubtitles:EnglishDirector:Tyson SadlerWriter:Tyson Sadler, Jesse MannCinematographer:Stephen Chandler WhiteheadEditor:Jesse MannMusic:Anthony Fung, Anton PetersonSound:Evan MilesProducer:Marc Swenker, Bruce Poon Tip, Liane ThomasProduction Company:Born Explorer Films, Skin and Bones FilmDistributor:Utopia Distribution101 min, Colour

When dream beaches in Thailand are closed or cities like Venice resist cruise ships, something is wrong. Mass tourism is destroying exactly what we are actually looking for when we travel.

This award-winning documentary uses examples from 16 countries to show the damage that too many travellers can do to the environment, nature and social structures. It also shows forms of sustainable tourism that allow the local population to participate and protect the environment. Many international, top-class experts provide valuable impulses for a rethinking of travel as a positive experience for both holidaymakers and destinations.

Director's Biography:Tyson Sadlers has previously released short films on socially critical topics. Now we present his first feature-length film, for which Sadler has already won the jury prize at the Calgary IFF 2021 for best documentary on social sustainability issues, among others.

Director's Filmography:
2016 CALAIS MIRGRANT CAMP IN 360: SEEKING HOME (SHORT VIDEO)

2016 THE ARTIST OF SKID ROW (SHORT)

2016 ALASKA’S MELTING GLACIERS (SHORT VIDEO)

2016 10 SHOTS ACROSS THE BORDER (SHORT)

Trailer

Screenings

  • 12.11.2022 18:30 Roter Saal
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