Fairtrade + Economy

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"Every time you spend money, you are casting a vote for the kind of world you want." - Anna Lappe

Our Film Tips on "Fairtrade + Economy"

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The True Cost

The movie about the global industry producing the clothes we wear. From cultivation with GMOs and pesticides, water pollution, exploitation and transport to shopping frenzy, waste and secondhand export to fairtrade and organic options - Andrew Morgan's documentary shows it all.
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Banking Nature

Should the last natural resources receive a financial value? Should we let bancs sell pollution certificates and financial products on these? Are we saving our global basis of life or endangering it even more? Denis Delestrac (Sand Wars) opens new horizons with many pro's and con's.
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Dirty Gold War

Why are most products today labeled with their origin, all, but not gold? Gold mining is poisoning rivers and people, destroys forests, creates corruption and wars. The film is putting a light on the international market with dirty gold and fairtrade developments.
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China Blue

One of the most moving and best known documentaries on clothes. Micha X. Peled films - secretly and with a covered camera - the daily life of teenage workers in a sweatshop in China. 20-hour-days, 7 days a week are the norm when big players ask for even lower prices.
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Let's Make Money

Where and how is your money working when you invest it? Erwin Wagenhofer lets actors from the financial world speak for themselves and shows grotesque but profitable investments that damage the environment and are of no use for the inhabitants: empty ghost towns, golf courses, highways and airports.
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Black Gold

Nicks Francis gives us an insight into the world of coffee and shows us how the second largest commodity after oil is produced for 50 cents and sold for 230 USD by multinational companies - daily life issues for fairtrade cooperatives, that try to protect farmers from global speculation on prices.
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The Corporation

Mark Achbar's classic of the doc's about the multinational corporate world. Some key words: externalization on socials and ecology, corruption, lobbying, hidden marketing. Very challenging to watch but very insightful, too.
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Why are transportation costs for a t-shirt cheaper than a subway ticket? Denis Delestrac introduces us to the global, mighty and hidden freight ship industry where sailors have 100-hour-weeks, a ship emits as much sulphur as 15 million cars and sailing ships expect a new renaissance.

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Bas van Abel: The Fairphone

Bas van Abel: The Fairphone

Glore Imagefilm

Glore Imagefilm

Ray Anderson - the way of the plunderer

Ray Anderson - the way of the plunderer

Interface Carpet

Interface Carpet