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"The Dark Side of Chocolate (2010)," documentary screening

Date: Thursday, November 21st, 2013

Time: 7:30 pm

Location: Moore Lounge,
Pearsons Hall

Contact: toralp@beloit.edu, 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.

Rating:
  Unknown
Running time:  46 mins.
Directors:
Miki Mistrati & U. Roberto Romano

Audiences:

All