Jens Jensen The Living Green

Quality
SD
Runtime:
54 Min
Year:
2013
'Jens Jensen The Living Green' follows the career of Danish-born Jens Jensen (1860 - 1951) from street sweeper, to 'dean of landscape architecture', to pioneering conservationist. Jensen battles corruption and unbridled industrial expansion to make the modern city livable by bringing 'the living green' into the wretched lives of Chicago's workers. Striking cinematography and an evocative soundtrack illuminate colorful witness from Prairie School architect Alfred Caldwell and an intensely reflective interview with Jensen.
Jens Jensen The Living Green
'Jens Jensen The Living Green' follows the career of Danish-born Jens Jensen (1860 - 1951) from street sweeper, to 'dean of landscape architecture', to pioneering conservationist. Jensen battles corruption and unbridled industrial expansion to make the modern city livable by bringing 'the living green' into the wretched lives of Chicago's workers. Striking cinematography and an evocative soundtrack illuminate colorful witness from Prairie School architect Alfred Caldwell and an intensely reflective interview with Jensen.

Information

Audio:
English
Subtitles:
English
Runtime:
54 Min
Age Rating:
0
Year:
2013
Country:
USA

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