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Summary: The world center for ship-breaking is located in the port city of Chittagong in Bangladesh — perhaps the poorest nation on earth — is home to the ship-breaking industry. Here huge megaton behemoths that once sailed the seas are sent to be broken apart by men and boys (some as young as 12, often wearing flipflops) who earn $2 a day, from which they send money home to their families. They wrestle with thousands of tons of iron and asbestos, wielding blow-torches, hammers and crowbars. Here is where half of the world’s retired vessels are dismantled by 20,000 people who risk their lives to eke out the barest living. Iron Crows is a remarkably beautiful film, in this case, not just for its superb cinematography, but also for its indelible insight into how some of the most exploited people in the world retain their courage, decency and fortitude. (Film Forum)
Runtime: 60 min
Official Site: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Iron-Crows-Movie/201713159275#!/pages/Iron-Crows-Movie/201713159275?sk=info
Production: "DIA" Productions GmbH & Co. KG
Genres: Drama, Documentary
Country: South Korea
Language: Bengali
Director Credit
Bong-Nam Park Director
Producer Credit
Kyung-Ran Kang Executive Producer
Min Chul Kim Producer
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