“You’ve changed,” reads the large-scale graffiti emblazoned across many of Toronto’s apartment buildings. The madness of global gentrification seems to be never-ending but Leilani Farha, a UN Special Rapporteur, is fighting against the greed of the real estate industry.
Writer: Fredrik Gertten. Camera: Janice d'Avila, Iris Ng. Sound: Martin Hennel. Editing: Erik Wall Bäfving. Music: Florencia Di Concilio. Production: WG Film Ab. Producer: Margarete Jangård. Length: 90 min. International Sales: Autlook Films.
Fredrik Gertten – Malmö/Sweden
Since 1998, the former TV and radio journalist has been realising award-winning documentary films as a director and producer (DAS GRÜNE GOLD/BECOMING ZLATAN). Fredrik Gertten is the owner of the production company WG Film and lives in Sweden.
DAS GRÜNE GOLD, FI/DE/SE, 2016, 80 min.
BECOMING ZLATAN, IT/NL/SE 2015, 110 min.
BIG BOYS GONE BANANAS!, SE/DK 2009, 87 min.