The Georgia Straight

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"Swedish writer-director-producer Fredrik Gertten found out just how far corporations can reach when he made a fairly straightforward doc called Bananas!*. The 2009 film was primarily about a dozen Nicaraguan farmhands who banded together to pressure their bosses at a subsidiary of Dole Foods to stop using a dangerous pesticide. The workers prevailed, with the help of a possibly opportunistic lawyer.”

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"Swedish writer-director-producer Fredrik Gertten found out just how far corporations can reach when he made a fairly straightforward doc called Bananas!*. The 2009 film was primarily about a dozen Nicaraguan farmhands who banded together to pressure their bosses at a subsidiary of Dole Foods to stop using a dangerous pesticide. The workers prevailed, with the help of a possibly opportunistic lawyer.”

Read the whole article.