Threatened by the oil industry, the people of Sarayaku in Amazon leads a relentless struggle for survival. Inspired by an ancient shamanic song, he engages in an universal challenge:
The Frontier of Life
Jacques Dochamps et Jose Gualinga
Year of release
At your service
Leon, Jorge, 2010
Yogyakarta, Indonesia, 2009. In a recruitment Centre, young women undergo training to become domestic workers. They learn how to use a microwave, how to take care of an infant and how to speak their future employers language.
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