Film

Land, Life and Liberty

Themes
Environment & energy, Global poverty & development, Human rights
Region/Country Focus
| Uganda
Production
Jason Taylor | 2014 | 5 min (English subtitles)

Synopsis


In Land, Life and Liberty, the story of Ugandan farmers who discover that their land has been grabbed by corporations is explored. Land is traditionally cultivated for decades by families, who rely on it for their family's future livelihood and freedom. This short film looks at people in Uganda who wake up to find that their hard worked land has been snatched away for them, in order to make palm oil farms and other commodity crops.

Age Advice
Suitable for 12+ years

Film-Specific Resources

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