Gabes Labess- All is Well in Gabes| 45mins
Director: AYEB Habib | Producer: BEN AMMAR et RUPAUD
Focus Years: 2014 | Country: Tunisia
â€œGabes Labessâ€ (All is well in Gabes) questions current development models by focusing on the Oasis of Gabes, the only coastal oasis in the world. What was once considered "The Paradise of the World" has been transformed into an economic, social, and ecological catastrophe by the construction, in the 1970s, of an industrial chemical complex that has deprived local farmers of their water, arable land, economic well-being, and personal dignity.
â€œGabes Labessâ€ is a cry of alarm, a call to act before it is too late...