Raising Resistance documentary

Saturday 12 May 2012

I watched the documentary "Raising Resistance" (2011, 85 min) by Bettina Borgfeld and David Bernet at the "Movies that Matter" festival. The title refers to the struggle that some small scale, traditional farmers (campesino's) in rural Paraguay are involved in to save their way of life from being effected by multinational land grabbing, the emergence of genetically modified super species and the use of herbicides. The movie's title is ambiguous, ...

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