[The Salt of the Earth] VS [The Sun]

The Salt of the Earth
The Salt of the Earth
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The Sun
The Sun
  • Release year: 2005
  • Genres: Drama, History
  • Rating: 7.3
  • Gross worldwide: $218,325
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Basic information [The Salt of the Earth] VS [The Sun]
The Salt of the Earth Solntse
Poster The Salt of the Earth The Sun
Release date March 27, 2015 (United States) November 18, 2005 (Italy)
Rating 8.5(21K ratings) 7.3(2.8K ratings)
Genres Documentary, Biography, History Drama, History
Plot The life and work of photographer Sebastião Salgado, who has spent forty years documenting societies in hidden corners of the world. --
Gross worldwide $5,412,466 $218,325
Gross US & Canada $1,343,349 $77,303
Opening weekend US & Canada $44,900(Mar 29, 2015) $11,588(Nov 22, 2009)
Top Cast
Sebastião Salgado
Sebastião Salgado
Self - Photographer
Wim Wenders
Wim Wenders
Self - Narrator
Lélia Wanick Salgado
Lélia Wanick Salgado
Self - Sebastião's wife and collaborator
Juliano Ribeiro Salgado
Juliano Ribeiro Salgado
Self
Hugo Barbier
Hugo Barbier
Self
Jacques Barthélémy
Jacques Barthélémy
Self
Régis Muller
Régis Muller
Self
João Pessoa Mattos
João Pessoa Mattos
Self
Leny Wanick Mattos
Leny Wanick Mattos
Sebastião's Sister-in-Law
Maria Teresa Salgado Rocha Bastos
Maria Teresa Salgado Rocha Bastos
Self
Rodrigo Ribeiro Salgado
Rodrigo Ribeiro Salgado
Sebastião's Son
Issei Ogata
Issei Ogata
Emperor Shouwa-Tennou Hirohito
Robert Dawson
Robert Dawson
General Douglas MacArthur
Kaori Momoi
Kaori Momoi
Empress Kojun
Shirô Sano
Shirô Sano
The chamberlain
Shinmei Tsuji
Shinmei Tsuji
Old servant
Taijirô Tamura
Taijirô Tamura
Scientist
Georgiy Pitskhelauri
Georgiy Pitskhelauri
McArthur's warrant officer
Hiroya Morita
Hiroya Morita
Suzuki, Prime Minister
Toshiaki Nishizawa
Toshiaki Nishizawa
Yonai, Minister of the Navy
Naomasa Musaka
Naomasa Musaka
Anami - Minister of War
Yûsuke Tozawa
Yûsuke Tozawa
Kido, (as Yusuke Tozawa)
Kôjirô Kusanagi
Kôjirô Kusanagi
Togo, Minister of Foreign Affairs
Motion Picture Rating (MPAA) Rated PG-13 for thematic material involving disturbing images of violence and human suffering, and for nudity --
Director -- Aleksandr Sokurov
Writer(s) Wim Wenders(film by), Juliano Ribeiro Salgado(film by), David Rosier Yuriy Arabov, Jeremy Noble
Awards [The Salt of the Earth] VS [The Sun]
awards

Academy Awards, USA 2015

Nominee
Oscar
Best Documentary, Feature
Wim Wenders
Juliano Ribeiro Salgado
David Rosier

Abu Dhabi Film Festival 2014

Winner
Audience Choice Award
Juliano Ribeiro Salgado
Wim Wenders

Australian Film Critics Association Awards 2016

Nominee
AFCA Award
Best Documentary (Local or International)

Cannes Film Festival 2014

Winner
François Chalais Award - Special Mention
Juliano Ribeiro Salgado
Wim Wenders
Winner
Prize of the Ecumenical Jury - Special Mention
Wim Wenders
Juliano Ribeiro Salgado

This documentary masterpiece about photographer Sebastião Salgado is a compelling testimony of our ...More

This documentary masterpiece about photographer Sebastião Salgado is a compelling testimony of our time and a reflection of the human condition worldwide that shows the possibility of hope for humankind.

Winner
Un Certain Regard - Special Jury Prize
Wim Wenders
Juliano Ribeiro Salgado
Nominee
Un Certain Regard Award
Wim Wenders
Juliano Ribeiro Salgado

Cinema Brazil Grand Prize 2016

Winner
Cinema Brazil Grand Prize
Best Foreign-Language Film (Melhor Filme Estrangeiro)
Wim Wenders
Juliano Ribeiro Salgado
France/Italy.

Cinema for Peace Awards 2015

Nominee
Cinema for Peace Award
Most Valuable Documentary of the Year
Juliano Ribeiro Salgado(director)
Wim Wenders(director)

César Awards, France 2015

Winner
César
Best Documentary Film (Meilleur film documentaire)
Wim Wenders(director)
Juliano Ribeiro Salgado(director)
David Rosier(producer)

David di Donatello Awards 2015

Nominee
David
Best Foreign Film (Miglior Film Straniero)
Wim Wenders(director)

Dublin International Film Festival 2015

Winner
Audience Award
Audience Award
Wim Wenders

European Film Awards 2015

Nominee
EFA People's Choice Award
Wim Wenders
Juliano Ribeiro Salgado

Film Independent Spirit Awards 2015

Nominee
Independent Spirit Award
Best Documentary
Wim Wenders(director)
Juliano Ribeiro Salgado(director)
David Rosier(producer)

Goya Awards 2015

Nominee
Goya
Best European Film (Mejor Película Europea)
Juliano Ribeiro Salgado
Wim Wenders

International Documentary Association 2014

Nominee
IDA Award
Best Feature
Wim Wenders
Juliano Ribeiro Salgado

International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA) 2015

Nominee
INOCA
Best Documentary
Wim Wenders
Juliano Ribeiro Salgado
4th place.

Melbourne International Film Festival 2014

Nominee
People's Choice Award
Best Documentary
Juliano Ribeiro Salgado
Wim Wenders
3rd Runner-up

Munich Film Festival 2014

Winner
One Future Prize
Wim Wenders(director)
Juliano Ribeiro Salgado(director)

Online Film Critics Society Awards 2014

Winner
OFCS Award
Best Non-U.S. Release

Oslo Films from the South Festival 2014

Nominee
DOC: South Award
Best Documentary
Juliano Ribeiro Salgado(director)
Wim Wenders(director)

Palm Springs International Film Festival 2015

Nominee
Audience Award
Best Documentary Feature
Juliano Ribeiro Salgado
Wim Wenders

Prêmio Guarani 2016

Nominee
Premio Guarani
Best Documentary
Juliano Ribeiro Salgado
Wim Wenders

San Sebastián International Film Festival 2014

Winner
Audience Award
Wim Wenders
Juliano Ribeiro Salgado

Sofia International Film Festival 2015

Winner
Burgas Municipality Award 'Silver Sea-Gull'
Best Film
Wim Wenders
Juliano Ribeiro Salgado

The Platino Awards for Iberoamerican Cinema 2015

Winner
Platino Award
Best Documentary
Juliano Ribeiro Salgado
Wim Wenders
Brazil/France/Italy

Turkish Film Critics Association (SIYAD) Awards 2015

Nominee
SIYAD Award
Best Foreign Film
11th Place

Two Riversides Film and Art Festival 2015

Winner
Audience Award - Third Place
Juliano Ribeiro Salgado
Wim Wenders

Berlin International Film Festival 2005

Nominee
Golden Berlin Bear
Aleksandr Sokurov

Cahiers du Cinéma 2006

Winner
Top 10 Film Award
Best Film
Aleksandr Sokurov
Tied with Private Fears in Public Places (2006)

Golden Apricot Yerevan International Film Festival 2005

Winner
Grand Prix - Golden Apricot
Best Film
Aleksandr Sokurov

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists 2006

Nominee
Silver Ribbon
Best Foreign Director (Regista del Miglior Film Straniero)
Aleksandr Sokurov

Nika Awards 2006

Winner
Nika
Best Screenplay
Yuriy Arabov
Nominee
Nika
Best Film
Aleksandr Sokurov(director)
Igor Kalyonov(producer)
Andrey Sigle(producer)
Marco Mueller(producer)
Nikola Film
Proline Film
Downtown Pictures
MACT Productions
Riforma Films
Best Production Designer
Elena Zhukova
Best Costume Designer
Lidiya Kryukova

Russian Guild of Film Critics 2005

Winner
Golden Aries
Best Film
Aleksandr Sokurov(director)
Igor Kalyonov(producer)
Andrey Sigle(producer)
Marco Mueller(producer)
Best Director
Aleksandr Sokurov
Best Score
Andrey Sigle
Nominee
Golden Aries
Best Script
Yuriy Arabov
Best Art Direction
Elena Zhukova

Village Voice Film Poll 2009

Nominee
VVFP Award
Best Actor
Issei Ogata
9th place.

Village Voice Film Poll 2005

Nominee
VVFP Award
Best Undistributed Film
2nd place.

More details [The Salt of the Earth] VS [The Sun]
Directors Juliano Ribeiro Salgado, Wim Wenders --
Countries of origin France, Brazil, Italy Russia, Italy, Switzerland, France
Official site Official site (Japan) --
Languages French, English, Portuguese Japanese, English
Also known as The Salt of the Earth: A Journey with Sebastião Salgado The Sun
Filming locations Yalimo, Papua, Indonesia --
Production companies Decia Films, Amazonas Images, Solares Fondazione delle arti Nikola Film, Proline Film, Downtown Pictures
Runtime 1 hour 50 minutes 1 hour 50 minutes
Color Color, Black and White Color
Sound mix Dolby Digital Dolby Digital
Aspect ratio 1.85 : 1 --
Certificate -- Not Rated

Genres

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