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The Seed War

Along with the article Sowing hope, Switch (on Paper) wanted to share a French documentary, written and directed by Stenka Quillet and Clément Montfort, two French journalists that investigated in 2014 on the strategy of a few industrial giants in their attempt to gain total control on agricultural seeds. A still hot topic.

Le film

The dedicated facebook page (available in french)
La Guerre des graines, 2014
Auteurs-réalisateurs
Clément Montfort, Stenka Quillet
Producteur
John Paul Lepers
Image
Joseph Haley, Clément Montfort
Son
Robin Aramburu, François Brey, Matthieu Daude
Montage
Thomas Courcelle
Musique originale
Thibault Pomares
Production-diffusion
ON Y VA ! media
Participation
CNC, Nova Spot, TV5 Monde

Around the text
04 September 2020

Sowing Hope

The association of several countries, foundations and companies to create a seed bank, The Svalbard Global Seed Vault, also dubbed the “Noah’s Ark” of plant diversity, inspired Norwegian choreographer Ina Christel Johannessen to create Frozen Songs. A tormented piece about what may possibly be the most crucial topic of our time: the survival of our species.

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