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Poisoning Paradise

Poisoning Paradise

Documentary | English | 78 minutes

Azienda

Cinema Libre Studio


Cast & Crew

Director

Keely Shaye Brosnan


Trailer

vimeo.com/204309445


Sinossi

Journey to the seemingly idyllic world of Native Hawaiians, where communities are surrounded by experimental test sites and pesticides sprayed upwind of their neighborhoods. Poisoning Paradise details the ongoing struggle to advance bold new legislation governing the fate of their island home. Interviews with local residents, scientists, and healthcare professionals reveal the hardships and ecological dangers of intensive and continuous pesticide applications and the environmental injustice thrust upon people living in one of the most sacred, biologically unique and diverse locations on earth. Award-winning investigative journalist Paul Kolberstein describes Kauai as "one of the most toxic agricultural environments in all of American agriculture.

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Anno di Completamento

2018


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