Darwin's Nightmare

Darwin's Nightmare

DVD - 2004
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Documentary film that exposes the poverty and misery of the people living on the shores on Lake Victoria in Tanzania who are dependent upon fishing the Nile perch from the lake for their meager earnings. The fish are exported by air to Europe to be sold cheaply and the planes that arrive to transport the fish at first seem to arrive empty, but turn out to carry weapons to Africa and fish away.
Publisher: [New York, N.Y.] : International Film Circuit, Inc., c2004
Branch Call Number: DVD 303.4826 DAR
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (ca. 107 min.) :,sd., col. ;,4 3/4 in.


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Jun 16, 2013

At times I wasn't sure if I was going to get through this documentary. And that's a good thing. It's a movie that reminds you of some real life atrocities and injustices going on in the world today.

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