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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 87 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : Oscilloscope Pictures : 2009.

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Fredrik Gertten.
Participant or Performer Note:
Byron Rosales Romero ; Mercedes Del Carmen Romero ; Juan J. Dominguez ; Duane Miller ; Rick McKnight ; David Delorenzo (President and CEO of Dole Corporation).
Summary, etc.:
BANANAS!* is a multi-layered courtroom drama about the global politics of food, the dynamics of 1st and 3rd world nations, and human rights at its simplest through a landmark legal case pitting a dozen Nicaraguan plantation workers against Dole.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Banana trade.
Banana growers > Nicaragua.
Pesticides > Nicaragua.

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