Open Pit Film Screening and Discussion
Directed by Gianni Converso and produced by our speaker Daniel Santana, Open 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.
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
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