From Forest to Floorboard


Exploitation of Surinams resources by the West.

SKU: 2252
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Producer: Meatball Productions. 1977.
Year Produced: 1977
Running time: 35 minutes
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Is Surinam’s independence a reality or just a facade? American and Dutch industries continue to exploit Surinam’s natural raw materials of bauxite and timber. They are helped by a number of educated Surinamese who share a little of the profits and take the side of the rich foreigners against their own poverty-stricken people.

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