Sand Wars

15 yrs 52 minutes 2015 8.1

A documentary illustrating the enormous importance that sand has in our daily lives, and the ongoing war of this precious natural resource. In almost everything we consume, sand is an important ingredient, from toothpaste and pavements to airplanes. Since the demand from the construction industry has increased, a form of mafia has infiltrated a large part of the world and plunder the planet's resources. What will the consequences of this increasing demand for sand? How is our environment and life on the planet affected by this new gold rush?

The film is not playable outside of Sweden
Category: Documentary
Genre: Nature
Director: Denis Delestrac
Starring: Sumaira Abdulali, George Borden, Eric Chaumillon
Country: Sweden
Language: English