(At NYUAD) Five decades in the Amazon: destruction, reconstruction, resistance
November 28, 2023
Public talk by Brazilian filmmaker Jorge Bodanzky. Over five decades of periodic visits to the Amazon region, the Brazilian filmmaker has seen that its problems only get worse, whichever governments are in power. From forest burning, deforestation, land grabbing, slave labor, child prostitution, and illegal mining, with the consequent contamination of rivers and tributaries., find out what motivates him to continue his work as a documentary filmmaker.