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Green Gold

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In development
Green gold

Behind your picture-perfect avocado toast hides a dark underbelly. Once traditional but now a cash crop, avocado cultivation has brought prosperity to Michoacan, Mexico, gaining the title of ‘green gold’ amongst locals. But off the shot is cartel violence and deforestation; its social and environmental upheaval. Five activists and their families strive to reverse this trend and organize their community.