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Mes réseaux sociaux et moi, film documentaire --  Social Me, the documentary film

2017 | 27 min                                    Title: Root Up            Original Title: À la racine Genre: Documentary  Language: French & Creole with English subtitles           Country of Production: Guadeloupe, France Format: HD

2017 | 27 min                                    Title: Root Up           

Original Title: À la racine

Genre: Documentary 

Language: French & Creole with English subtitles          

Country of Production: Guadeloupe, France

Format: HD

Root up

The Story of a Land, a Woman and her Struggle to Save her Legacy.

This creative documentary deals the issue of chlordecone-contaminated soils in Guadeloupe, FWI through the prism of a local female farmer. 

When Joselie, a former seamstress, inherits 5 acres of land from her late father, she becomes a farmer at age 48 ans. At that point, she discovers that her land is contaminated and that she cannot grow anything on it. However, she refuses to give up and is determined to save her land and live off it.

 

 

 

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