Campania In-Felix (Unhappy Country)

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This documentary film explores the damages produced by the illegal dumping of toxic waste in the environment and the rise in health concerns specific to the Campania region in Southern Italy. The management of waste material in the region is in the hands of the Camorra - a mafia organization with vast economic and political power. Through the narration of personal stories, the documentary reveals the broken emotional and cultural balance between the people from the region and their land.

Creator(s): Corsale, Ivana
Creation Date: May 2011
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UNT Libraries
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UNT Theses and Dissertations
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Publisher Name: University of North Texas
Place of Publication: Denton, Texas
Date(s):
  • Creation: May 2011
Description:

This documentary film explores the damages produced by the illegal dumping of toxic waste in the environment and the rise in health concerns specific to the Campania region in Southern Italy. The management of waste material in the region is in the hands of the Camorra - a mafia organization with vast economic and political power. Through the narration of personal stories, the documentary reveals the broken emotional and cultural balance between the people from the region and their land.

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Level: Master's
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Keyword(s): Italy | documentary | film | health | land | eco-mafia | camorra | Campania | environment
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UNT Libraries
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UNT Theses and Dissertations
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  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc67970
Resource Type: Thesis or Dissertation
Format: Text
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Access: Public
License: Copyright
Holder: Corsale, Ivana
Statement: Copyright is held by the author, unless otherwise noted. All rights reserved.