The Salt of the Earth Synopsis
For the last 40 years, the photographer Sebastião Salgado has been travelling through the continents, in the footsteps of an ever-changing humanity.
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salt of the earth

By etccdb
inspired and inspiring...

Love it!

This deeply affecting documentary takes us to places we wouldn't dare to go, and reveals the soul of the artist. Impressive, unforgettable images, clear message: we're the planet; we live, we die;...

A must for anyone interested in Photo Jorunalism

By tfc112
Very inspirational film and beautiful imagery....

see it on the big screen

By Fanansa

Salt of the Earth

By rr6013
What you expect from a documentary has just been redefined!...

Brilliant film, brilliant man

By commercial5
Salgado's extraordinary career as an extraordinary photographer is meaningfully interwoven with his life story as a son, husband, and father. Great bio. Great art....

Salt of the earth

By brentonhanlon
Ana amazing story of an amazing life...

The Salt Of The Earth

By deborah798
Can we make this required viewing by every politician and citizen (Congress, that's you) of the US?...

Salt of the Earth

By paulgibert
I thought this was a magnificent homage to one of the greatest photographers of our generation. That being said I get that Wenders structure was a bit ungraceful at first. Eventually the film settled...

Wonderful and amazing

By suntzu26
This man has traveled the world and photographed us, and our humanity. Our past and our future, devastation and hope. Amazing....

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Rated PG-13 | For Nudity, Images of Violence/Suffering, Disturbing Images and Thematic Material