VOICES ON THE ROAD

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Eilidh Munro, Bethan John - 2020 - Peru, UK - 24 min
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'.VOICES ON THE ROAD.'

Deep in the remote Peruvian Amazon a road is quietly destroying a protected rainforest, causing conflict and fear. But for some indigenous communities, desperate for change, it is also bringing hope. The road is cutting through a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Manu Biosphere Reserve, and opening it up to the outside world.  Many indigenous communities are struggling to live in this “paradise” and the road brings the promise of a better life. But at what cost?