Muro-ami (1999)

Film details

  • Director

    Marilou Diaz-Abaya

  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year

    1999

  • Genre

    Documentary

  • Type

    Film

  • Category

    Non Fiction

Alternative titles

  • Reef Hunters Alternative

Synopsis

Set in the Phillipines, the story of a disastrous fishing expedition by some 100 local men, ranging in age between 8 and 80. Their method is to dive into the sea and crush the coral reefs in order to drive the fish into their nets - a highly dangerous method that ends in disaster and tragedy.

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