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Art Threat: Farmers fight back against Honduran elite – Friday Film Pick: Resistencia

Produced by Amy Miller, the documentarian behind MYTHS FOR PROFIT and her much-anticipated follow-up THE CARBON RUSH, this week’s Friday Film Pick is the film-in-progress RESISTENCIA. Directed by Jesse Freeston, the documentary follows the land-and-rights struggle by farmers against Miguel Facussé, the richest man in Honduras. Freeston is a committed human rights activist who has dedicated more than two years to documenting this overlooked struggle that has pitted poor Honduran communities against an elite class all too willing to use the most violent tactics in order to fill their own pockets.

The documentary is now an IndieGogo campaign film

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