Our forests at Risk

Forests can be considered the lungs of the earth. They pump oxygen out of the air, take carbon dioxide out, purify water... Today, these important ecosystems are being threatened by climate change. In New Brunswick, the forests are also an important source of income for its industries and citizens. Seven local experts address this alarming situation and present some solutions to adapt to an ever-warming climate.

  • Mathieu Germain
  • Gaetan Pelletier
  • Tanguy Locqueneux
    Assistant director
  • Project Title (Original Language):
    Un paysage en transition
  • Project Type:
    Documentary, Short
  • Runtime:
    23 minutes 40 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    August 12, 2019
  • Production Budget:
    15,000 USD
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  • Language:
    English, French
  • Shooting Format:
    Sony alpha
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Distribution Information
  • Northern Hardwoods Research Institute
    Country: Canada
    Rights: All Rights
Director Biography - Mathieu Germain

After having studied and practiced physiotherapy for a few years, Mathieu left on a long trip in 2015. Upon his return, he decided to dedicate himself to the visual arts that had always been his passion. His curiosity about the world, the relationships between people as well as with their environment naturally drew him towards documentary filmmaking. After studying videography, he pursued his education in documentary filmmaking at l'École des métiers du cinéma et de la Vidéo in Quebec (2017).

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