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Trophy

Save the species, at what cost?

"Trophy" is a documentary by Shaul Schwarz that deals with the problems of hunting in the USA and Africa. The film celebrated its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival in 2017 and asks questions such as whether breeding and artificial reproduction will increase the number of living animals again, which is why people think they have the right to decide on the life and death of a living being and, ultimately, whether there is any chance of Mother Nature continuing to exist in our constantly evolving, capitalist world.

Director(s): Shaul Schwarz, Christina Clusiau
Production: Julia Nottingham, Lauren Haber
Music: Saunder Jurriaans, Danny Bensi, Jeremy Turner
 
Year: 2017
Duration: 68 min
Our age recommendation: 16
Language (audio): English
Country of origin: United States
Shooting Locations: South Africa, United States
 
Screening rights: CNN Films ()

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Main topic(s): Planet Earth
Secondary topics: africa wilderness wildlife
Mentions: big-game hunting industry wildlife conservation breeding elefant lion rhinoceros hunters

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