Appetite for Destruction:The Truth about Palm Oil
Director: Michael Dorgan
Producer: Michael Dorgan & Felicity Mungovan
Running Time: 60 minutes
Synopsis: The palm oil industry has papered over vast swathes of the planet, much of it valuable and ecologically diverse. Forty million tonnes are produced annually, and it can be found in 50% of all packaged foods. This documentary investigates what has catalysed this new industry and the social and environmental impact of its exponential growth.
TV Broadcasts: RTL (Germany), TVE (Spain), RTHK (Hong Kong), First Nations Experience (USA)
Distribution: The documentary is currently being distributed by Journeyman Pictures