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Special one-night screening Big Boys Gone Bananas + panel

Fredrik Gertten's thriller-like film chronicles the efforts of the Dole fruit company to block release of his earlier film about Dole's use of a banned pesticide on banana plantations in Nicaragua. Following this one-night screening, which includes an interview with the director, 100Reporters (www.100r.org) hosts a panel/audience Q & A featuring Ken Silverstein, an investigative journalist appearing in the film and contributing editor for Harper's, Theodore Frank, a First Amendment expert at Arnold & Porter, and John Procter (invited), who spearheaded Dole's efforts to block Gertten's film.

Event begins at 7:30PM

Categories: Film, Discussion

Event Venue

West End Cinema

2301 M St., NW
Washington, DC 20037

For more information:

  • Monday, November 26, 2012
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