Rivers in the Undergrounds of Yucatan

Official film description

"Flows" is a documentary film about the Mexican peninsula Yucutan with the aim to show the connectivity, the fragility, the complexity of the aquatic systems that represent many places worldwide.

Notes on the film

An often poetic film about the huge cave systems in Cancun, Mexico filled with pure drinking water and the influence of tourism in this region.

Technical information and screening rights...

Director(s): Klaus Thymann
Script: Klaus Thymann
Production: Jens Ambsdorf, Paola Bay, Vickie Cameron
Music: Thom Yorke
Year: 2017
Duration: 51 min
Language (audio): English
Language (subtitles): Spanish
Shooting Locations: Mexico
Our age recommendation: 14
Screening rights: Lighthouse Foundation ()

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Main topic(s): Water
Secondary topics: tourism drinking water
Mentions: Maya Cancun drinking water Cenotes Lighthouse Foundation reeves coral diving tourism golf wetlands water cleansing wastewater microalgae corruption Caribbean Cenote Manati archeology development foreign investors growth coast mangroves
Topic Page(s): Water

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