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Poverty Inc.

Available January 26

Runtime: 91m 20s | Release date: 2014

This film features: Joel Salatin.

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.

Drawing from over 200 interviews filmed in 20 countries, Poverty, Inc.unearths an uncomfortable side of charity we can no longer ignore.

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?"

George Ayittey
Herman Chinery-Hesse
Corrigan Clay
Shelley Clay
Paul Collier
Theodore Dalrymple
Hernando de Soto
Frantz Derosier
Jacob Donatien
Marcela Escobari
Michael Fairbanks
Paul Kagame
Kenneth Michel
Eva Muraya
Jean-Ronel Noel
Joshua Omoga
John Rucyahana
Joel Salatin
Timothy Schwartz
Makilene Velnis
Magatte Wade
Andreas Widmer
Muhammad Yunus


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