directed by
Gaëlle Tavernier


Gaelle Tavernier

Technical data

Year: 2014
Language: Spanish
Country: Luxembourg
Duration: 52min
Producers: Nicolas Steil - Iris Productions (LU)
Distribution: Iris Productions (LU)
Upside Down (International)
Parental advice: For everyone

Awards and festivals

Filmpräis Luxembourg - Luxembourg - 2016


In the Andes' mountains of southern Colombia, a village devastated by guerrillas and drug traffickers has managed to extract and trade in gold. This rare and precious metal is mined completely by hand and in an ecologically sensitive way. A documentary exploring how this fragile community has succeed in forging a future, where they can continue to trade in this precious metal, retain their indigenous values and keep the necessary «Fair-trade» label.