Blood of the Amazon (2011), Thursday, Jan. 31, 7 p.m. (80 minutes) directed by Nicola Peel,  Blood of the Amazon  looks at environmental damage in Ecuador at the hands of oil companies. She has also found time to institute some fixes herself: such as rainwater catchment schemes for families whose groundwater is contaminated, and a project using fungi as a cleansing agent for spills. Discussant: Dr. Ananthakrishnan Aiyer, associate professor of Anthropology, UM-Flint. 

About the film.

Global Issues Film Festival Schedule.

Thursday, January 31, 2013 - 7:00pm
McKinnon Theater