A verdade do gato

La verità del Gatto
by Jeremy Hamers Documentary Belgio 2006 52'

Carmo do Rio Verde, Brazil, is a village that depends on sugar cane exploitation. The company that processes the sugar cane into alcohol owns the fields or rents them and employs 2000 workers, of which 1200 are seasonal workers hired by "El Gato", "The Cat". Thanks to his promises ... a nice salary and a fine shelter ... he gets a 4% cut out of everyone's salary… The work starts - and exploitation with it. Amidst sweat and ashes, the film poetically reveals the human price of Brazil's fortune, its "clean" fuel…

Director:

Jeremy Hamers

Country:

Belgio

Film submission

23° Festival

CINEMAMBIENTE

29 May - 03 June 2020
TORINO

Competition registration

 

CINEMAMBIENTE

 
JUNIOR

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