You think the earth is a dead thing

by Lorence Lazar

feature-lenght documentary

2019

IDFA Official selection - 2019
Directed by
Lorence Lazar

Authors
Lorence Lazar
Jean Breschand

Format
70'
Produced by
SISTER productions (France)
Synopsis
A quarter of the land of Martinique is severely polluted following decades of unregulated use of chlordecone, a highly toxic insecticide used to treat banana plantations, the source of the island’s chief agricultural export industry.
Festivals & awards
  • Official selection — IDFA (Amsterdam), 2019
Partners
Arte France - La Lucarne
CNC
Région Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Collectivité Territoriale Martinique
Images de la diversité
Jeu de Paume
CNAP
FNAGP
DRAC