Genesis 2.0

On remote islands in the Siberian Arctic Ocean, the discovery of extinct mammoths sets genetic scientists on a controversial quest.

Directors

Maxim Arbugaev, Christian Frei

Country

Switzerland

Year

2017

Running Time

112 mins 

Website

www.genesis-two-point-zero.com

SFGFF Film Program: 

Green Film Fest Screening - September 13, 2018

California Premiere.

2018 Green Film Network Award for Best Feature: On the remote New Siberian Islands in the Arctic Ocean, hunters are searching for the tusks of extinct mammoths. Thawing permafrost releases an intact mammoth carcass in addition to the precious ivory, which sets genetic scientists on a controversial quest to clone a living mammoth. Winner of the World Cinema Documentary Special Jury Award for Cinematography at Sundance 2018.

DISCUSSION WITH: Christian Frei, filmmaker