Grazing the Amazon

There are 85 million cows in the Brazilian Amazon. Less than fifty years ago, in the 1970s, the rainforest was intact. Since then, a portion the size of France has disappeared, 66% of which transformed into pastures. Cattle ranching became an economic and cultural banner of the Amazon, forging powerful politicians to defend it. In 2009, there was a game changer: the Public Prosecutor's Office sued large slaughterhouses, forcing them to supervise cattle supplying farms.

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Director: Marcio Isensee e Sá

Brazil
2018
49 Min.
Portuguese
SUB: English
12
Director: Marcio Isensee e Sá
Author:
Camera: Fábio Nascimento
Editing: Fred Rahal Mauro
Music: Ori Music Lab
Producer: ((o))eco
Website URL: www.sobapatadoboi.com