The Gold Standard Poisons Life

ALL THAT GLITTERS ISN’T GOLD: A story of exploitation and resistance
2008 (10 minute trailer)

“All That Glitters” tells the stories of community members residing near Goldcorp’s open-pit, cyanide leaching gold mine in Honduras’ Siria Valley. Villagers discuss the grave complications they have experienced since the mine began operating — from rampant health problems to a lack of water — contesting the company’s claims that the mine has been a model of healthy development for the community and has caused no adverse effects.

THE REAL COSTS OF GOLD MINING: GOLDCORP IN HONDURAS
(2008, 9:51 minutes, English with Spanish)

In 2007, a film maker interviewed villagers near Goldcorp’s mine in Honduras about the impact of gold mining on their lives and communities. In this short documentary, people of the Siria Valley speak for themselves about the health harms and other violations they have suffered.

GOLD OR LIFE: RE-COLONIZATION AND RESISTANCE IN CENTRAL AMERICA
2011 (full-length film), http://www.caracolproducciones.org/
Trailer#1, 1:13 minutes. English/Espanol

Trailer#2, 1:08 minutes. English / Espanol

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