The West has positioned itself as the protagonist of development, giving rise to a vast multi-billion dollar poverty industry — the business of doing good has never been better. Yet the results have been mixed, in some cases even catastrophic, and leaders in the developing world are growing increasingly vocal in calling for change.
From TOMs Shoes to international adoptions, from solar panels to U.S. agricultural subsidies, the film challenges each of us to ask the tough question: Could I be part of the problem?
|Running Time:||91 min.|
|Subject(s):||Activism, African Cinema and Culture, Conflicts, Current Affairs, Economy, Education, Globalization, Politics, Poverty, Society|
|Producer(s):||Michael Matheson Miller, Mark R. Weber|