Racing Extinction

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Racing Extinction

USA, UK, Japan, Mexico, Hong Kong, China, Indonesia/ 2015/ 94'

Director: LOUIE PSIHOYOS
Producers: OLIVIA AHNEMANN, FISHER STEVENS
Cinematography: JOHN BEHRENS, SHAWN HEINRICHS, SEAN KIRBY, PETR STEPANEK
Editing: GEOFFREY RICHMAN, LYMAN SMITH, JASON ZELDES
Composer: J. RALPH
Production: Oceanic Preservation Society, Okeanos - Foundation For The Sea, Ripple Effect

Academy Awards – Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Song – nominated
Sundance Film Festival – Best Documentary – nominated
Primetime Emmy Awards – Exceptional Merit in Documentary Filmmaking – nominated

An undercover operation to expose the hidden world of endangered species and the race to protect them against mass extinction.

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Oscar-winning director Louie Psihoyos (The Cove) assembles a team of artists and activists on an undercover operation to expose the hidden world of endangered species and the race to protect them against mass extinction. Spanning the globe to infiltrate the world’s most dangerous black markets and using high tech tactics to document the link between carbon emissions and species extinction, RACING EXTINCTION reveals stunning, never-before seen images that truly change the way we see the world.