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Above The Heart

Direction
Year
2012
Country
  • Belgium
Runtime
79min
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Subtitles

At dawn, the animals file into the slaughterhouse in their hundreds. Men are there to greet them; their slaughter is the first stage of their transformation. 
Once it has been fuelled, the chain sets the pace of work: both animal nature and the worker’s know-how are subjected to the rhythm. 


From the beast to the meat, from industrial systematization to packaged products, how is our consumption determined?

To which extent does a production mode define our culture and aspirations; for wich good and what mankind?

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  • Original Title
    Above The Heart
  • Direction
  • Cinematography
    Gaëlle Komàr & Joël Godfroid
  • Editing
    Fanny Roussel
  • Runtime
    79 min (46-90 min.)
  • Year
    2012
  • Country
    • Belgium
  • Format
    • Colour

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