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Araya

Directed by Margot Benacerraf
France, 1959
Documentary

Synopsis

The peninsula of Araya in Venezuela is one of the most arid places on earth. Since its discovery by the Spanish 500 years ago, the region’s salt has been exploited manually. Three stories underline the harsh life of this region—all of which vanished with the arrival of industrial exploitation.

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Araya Directed by Margot Benacerraf

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