Waorani kanootissa. Still-kuva elokuvasta Yasuni Man.
Pollywog Productions / Ryan Killackey

Yasuni Man

Sunday 26.5.2019 12:00 – 13:40 Village Cinema, On the Rocks

At the intersection of the Andes, the Amazon and the equator lies Yasuni, the rainforest home of hundreds of animal and plant species as well as the Waorani people. When oil companies arrive in Yasuni, one of the most biologically diverse areas in the world becomes the scene of a tragic conflict. 

This award-winning documentary film tells the story of Ecuador’s last indigenous people that chooses to live in isolation as they rise to defend their lands and rights against the oil industry and the Ecuadorian government. 

At 13.40, Discussion: Yasuni Man – The costs of oil profits.

2016 / Ecuador, USA, Spain 
Director: Ryan Patrick Killackey 
Languages: English, Spanish, Waorani 
Subtitles: English 
Age recommendation: 16 
Length: 94 min  

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