The Ghosts In Our Machine is a cross-platform documentary directed by Liz Marshall, featuring animal rights photographer Jo-Anne McArthur.
Produced by Nina Beveridge and Liz Marshall for documentary.
With the exception of our companion animals and a few wild and stray species within our urban environments, we experience animals daily only as the food, clothing, animal tested goods and entertainment we make of them. This moral dilemma is often hidden from our view, and 99% of consumers are complicit …
2015: NOMINEES – Donald Brittain Award for Best Social/Political Documentary, Canadian Screen Awards; Best Direction in a Documentary Program, Canadian Screen Awards; Best Photography in a Documentary Program; Canadian Screen Awards; Best Sound in a Documentary Program, Canadian Screen Awards.
2014: Official Honoree at the 18th Annual Webby Awards in the Best Use Of Interactive Video category for “Online Film & Video”; Shortlist for the International LUSH Prize.
2013: Top Ten Audience Favourite, Hot Docs Film Festival; Best Nature/Environment Golden Sheaf, Yorkton Film Festival; Compassion for Animals to Liz Marshall & Jo-Anne McArthur, Toronto Vegetarian Association; Special Jury Prize – International Competition, DMZ Docs; Best Canadian Feature, Planet in Focus Environmental Film Festival; Green Screen Award, 2nd place, Planet in Focus Environmental Film Festival; Top Twenty Audience Favourite Award, IDFA; Top Transformational Film, Viewers Choice.