Or noir du Pacifique (L')

© L'or noir du pacifique
Genre : Social
Column : Cinema/tv
Year of production : 2014
Format : Mid-length


Discover the ecological, economical and human issues of the overfishing of the sea cucumber in the South Pacific.

Sea cucumber is the second export resource of the South Pacific right behind tuna fish. Because of overfishing, this animal, essential in the lagoons balance is coming under increasing threat. From Fidji to Vanuatu and New Caledonia or Hong Kong, this film allows you to discover the ecological, economic and humans issues of this little-known animal.

A film by Christine Della-Maggiora and Dominique Roberjot.

France, 52 minutes, 2014,

Producers: France Télévisions, Latitude 21 Pacific, in partnership with IRD.

2014 | 4ème Festival Ecrans de la Mer - Festival Mondial du Film de Mer, Dunkerque, France, du 15 au 17 mai 2014
* Premiere
* Screening: FRIDAY, MAY 16th / 2:30 p.m.


  • Arterial network
  • Media, Sports and Entertainment Group (MSE)
  • Gens de la Caraïbe
  • Groupe 30 Afrique
  • Alliance Française VANUATU
  • Zimbabwe : Culture Fund Of Zimbabwe Trust
  • RDC : Groupe TACCEMS
  • Rwanda : Positive Production
  • Togo : Kadam Kadam
  • Niger : ONG Culture Art Humanité
  • Collectif 2004 Images
  • Africultures Burkina-Faso
  • Bénincultures / Editions Plurielles
  • Africiné
  • Afrilivres

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