Open Pit Film Screening and Discussion

Directed by Gianni Converso and produced by our speaker Daniel SantanaOpen Pit is a tour de force of investigative journalism and guerilla filmmaking that reveals the vicious face of dirty gold mining in Peru. Faced with devastating mercury pollution, heavy metals and acid mine drainage, the people of Cajamarca (northern Peru) fight a desperate battle to defend their water resources, their families, and their way of life.

 

 

Presented by the Latin American and Caribbean Students Program (LACS) and African Studies Program

 

Date:  Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Time:  12:50 p.m. - 2:10 p.m.

Location: 211 Breslin Hall

 

 

For more information, please contact the Latin American and Caribbean Studies Program at 516-463-4521 or visit hofstra.edu/lacs.

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Cost:

Free

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Location:

Breslin Hall
Breslin Hall
Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549
USA


Contact:

Phone: 516-463-4521
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