Freightened

The Real Price of Shipping

Year: 2016

Role: Co-Editor

Duration: 78"

Produced by: Polar Star Films, La Compagnie des Taxi-brousse

Client: SWR/NDR (Germany), France 5, Al Jazeera Doc Channel (Qatar)

It is estimated that 90% of the products consumed today in the Western world come from overseas. Freight shipping has been no less world-shattering than the invention of the printing press or the Internet, yet it remains largely obscure to many. In an audacious investigation, Freightened will reveal the mechanics and perils of freight shipment; an all-but-visible industry that holds the key to our economy, our environment and the very model of our civilisation