films – Cinema Akil


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DIRECTED BY
Cesare Maglioni, Inka Reichert
Spain | PG | 89 mins | Short documentary, Feature documentary | English, French, Spanish
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Suddenly, a couple of plastic rings appear on a beach in Guéthary, on the west French coast. And every day there are more. François Verdet surfes on this beach throughout the year and he is devastated. Where do they come from? Waste, chemical waste, dirty water... Everything ends up in the sea. Many times we overlook it, but there are people who observe and suffer from this pollution on a daily basis: surfers. Water is life, and they want to prot Read More...


DIRECTED BY
Víctor Luengo
Spain | PG | 84 mins | Feature documentary | Spanish ( English subtitles )
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Global warming and overpopulation alarms determine the debate on what food production model we will choose for the future. In this sense, The price of progress explores the intrigues, emotions, fears, political pressures and arguments of some of the main spokespersons of food corporations based on Europe, lobbyists, politicians, leading scientists, experts and research journalists sector. What is at stake in the food industry? Power, money o Read More...