Waste Land Movie

What happens in the world's largest trash city will transform you

Waste Land movie poster

Who's Involved:

Lucy Walker, Angus Aynsley

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Waste Land Plot: What's the story?

Follows artist Vik Muniz to his native Brazil and the world's largest garbage dump, Jardim Gramacho, located on the outskirts of Rio de Janeiro. There he photographs an eclectic band of "catadores" - or self-designated pickers of recyclable materials.

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Crew and Production Credits: Who's making Waste Land?

A look at the Waste Land behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Lucy Walker last directed Buena Vista Social Club: Adios and The Crash Reel.


Lucy Walker



Angus Aynsley


Arthouse Films

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Production Timeline: When did the Waste Land come together?

On or about January 25, 2011 • The film was in Completed status.

Waste Land Release Date: When was it released?

Waste Land was released in 2010 on Friday, October 29, 2010 in 2 theaters. There were 9 other movies released on the same date, including Saw 3D, Monsters and The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest.
United States
October 29, 2010 Limited
October 29, 2010

When will the movie be on DVD?

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

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