The Journey of Death (1991)

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  • Featuring

    Bill Paterson

  • Country

    United Kingdom

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  • Category

    Non Fiction


Documentary investigating the slaughter of almost a million alligators a year in Brazil, in spite of their being an endangered species, and uncovering the illegal trade in skins and the corruption and danger involved in the trade, as well as the indians who are forced into being hunters by poverty and need, and who are exploited by the traders.

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