FREIGHTENED – THE REAL PRICE OF SHIPPING

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DENIS DELESTRAC
Spain/France 2016, 84 min, English, French, Spanish; English subtitles

90% of the goods we consume are manufactured in far-off lands and brought to us by ship. The cargo shipping industry is a key player in world economy and forms the basis of our very model of modern civilization; without it, it would be impossible to fulfill the demands of our societies. The film reveals the many faces of it and sheds light on the consequences of an all-but-visible industry.