Dirty Gold War
Official film description...
Dirty Gold War is a fable about gold and the reality that lies beneath a sacred metal associated with love and celebrations. Through protagonists such as Raoni Metuktire or Marco Arana, the film opens our eyes to the devastating gold rush sites, deep within Amazonia. This film reveals important issues about a gold rush that is continuing in the 21st century, in silence and indifference, regardless of the interests of indigenous peoples and of our planet.
Notes on the film...
Both the mining as well as the further processing of resources such as gold can cause serious damage to nature. In addition to the environmental damage, mining of gold also affects the life of the indigenous population.
IMDb User-Rating: 7.6/10
Technical information and screening rights...
Director: Daniel Schweizer
Production: Salar Shahna
Camera: Patrick Tresch
Countries: Schweiz, Brasilien, Peru, UK
Run Time: 68 Minuten
Language (Audio): French, English