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Black Harvest

  • Runtime: 1 hr. 30 min.
  • Genres: Biography, Culture & Society, Race & Ethnicity, Social Issues
  • Director:Bob Connolly


Black is the approximate color of roasted coffee beans, the color (more or less) of the individuals followed in this documentary, and the exact color of their futures in the coffee-plantation business. The filmmakers have followed developments in this same part of Papua New Guinea for almost twenty years, beginning with an exploration of the early encounters of these tribal people with "civilization" in , and an account of relations between a capitalistic and entrepreneurial half-breed and his Ganigra...more