Defending the Rivers of the Amazon, with Sigourney Weaver| 10mins
Director: Amazon Watch | Producer: Amazon Watch
Focus Years: 2010 | Country: United States
This film, beautifully narrated by Sigourney Weaver, takes a critical look at what the devastating outcome would be if the proposed Belo Monte mega dam - the worldâ€™s third largest hydroelectric project - is completed. The film goes on a visual journey to the Xingu River region of the Brazilian Amazon, to take the viewer face-to-face with the beautiful people, animals, and plants threatened by this development project. The scale of the project is massive, as is the scale of devastation it would cause. Will you join the fight to save one of our planets greatest treasures?