Bitter Seeds (2011)
Movie: Bitter Seeds
- Director: Micha X. Peled
- Stars: Manjusha Ambarwar, Ram Krishna, Mahhav Shande, Vandana Shiva, Gyanendra Shukla, Kishor Tiwari
- Release Date: September 01, 2011
- Run Time: 88 min
- Genre: Documentary
India has more farmers than any country in the world, and they are in a crisis that is unprecedented in human history. Every 30 minutes a farmer in India kills himself in despair. In a village at the center of the suicide epidemic, a farmer and his family struggle to keep his land and a teenage girl makes her first steps to become a journalist and tell the world about the crisis. raises questions about the human cost of genetically-modified agriculture and the future of how we grow things. This is the third film in Micha Peled’s globalization trilogy, following the award-winning Store Wars: When Wal-Mart Comes to Town and China Blue.