In a PBN exclusive, creators of vegan documentary Dominion have announced that Joaquin Pheonix and his partner Rooney Mara - award-winning actors and vegans - will narrate the film.
In addition, the team has expanded to include co-producer Shaun Monson - of the ground-breaking vegan documentary Earthlings - and two more high-profile narrators whose names will be announced in the full length youtube interview.
You can view a short segment below (subscribe to Plant Based News' youtube channel here to be notified when the full interview is released).
In the interview with PBN Founder Klaus Mitchell, the film's director Chris Delforce said he's 'really excited that this has all come together'.
Monson is also enthusiastic about the joining the team behind the film - which has been over three years in the making.
He told PBN: "All I can say is how impressed I am with the work Chris and his team have done over the years to assemble this picture together."
Monson described the film - which examines animal use, exploitation and commodification from multiple angles - as 'truly life-changing', saying it exposes 'riveting, horrifying emotion'.
He said: "What you're going to see is imagery that has never been seen before."
Speaking with Mitchell, LA Save organizer Amy Davis described the film’s content as 'a level of truth that hasn't existed before. Truth that has been kept behind walls, closed doors, and in darkness'.
Monson asked viewers, in this PBN exclusive, to 'make time to see this film' and 'share it with friends and family'.
He added that he feels 'hopeful that it’s powerful message will go around the world'.
Dominion will premiere on on March 29 at the Astor Theatre in St Kilda, Victoria.
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Emily Court is a passionate ethical vegan from Eastern Canada. She is a Challenge 22 Mentor, Digital Writer, and experienced animal advocate driven by issues of animal liberation and social justice. She studied at Dalhousie University, where her thesis highlighted intercultural and gender relations. She is an established public speaker, writer, and world traveller with a drive to provide a voice to those who might not otherwise have one. You can follow her on Instagram @emily.j.court or on Twitter @_EmilyJCourt_.
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