"The Dark Side of Chocolate (2010)," documentary screening
Date: Thursday, November 21st, 2013
Time: 7:30 pm
Location: Moore Lounge,
Sponsored by: ONE
Contact: email@example.com, Advisor: Pablo Toral / Student Coordinator: Sarah Pipal
A team of journalists investigate how human trafficking and child labor in the Ivory Coast fuels the worldwide chocolate industry. The crew interview both proponents and opponents of these alleged practices, and use hidden camera techniques to delve into the gritty world of cocoa plantations.
After the screening there will be a short presentation on the Kallari chocolate cooperative. Kallari chocolate for sale, as well as free samples and a gift basket of the chocolate to be raffled.
This event is free and open to the campus and community.
Running time: 46 mins.
Directors: Miki Mistrati & U. Roberto Romano