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Title:

LAND RUSH

Country:Kamerun, Belgien 2012
Format:digital
Aspect ratio:16:9
Colour:Colour
Language:OF m. dt. UT
Length:58 Minutes
Film series:15. Afrika Film Festival


Director :Berkeley, Hugo
 Lewat, Osvalde
  
Producer:Cane, Eli
Production company:Why Poverty



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LAND RUSH shows us how the current destruction of the environment in Mali has far-reaching consequences for its rural population. Disguised as a development project, a multinational company wants to buy up large parts of the fertile banks of the Niger River to start a sugar plantation for the global market. But the peasant farmers who live there are resisting, and they managed to halt the project, if only temporarily...
Director Osvalde Lewat from the Cameroon specialises in social and political topics and has already won countless awards for her films.

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