Best Achievement in Production, British Independent Film Awards, London
Grand Jury Prize Nomination, Sundance Film Festival
by Nick Francis and Marc Francis
Multinational companies have made coffee the second most traded commodity in the world. But as Westerners revel in designer lattes, impoverished Ethiopian coffee growers suffer the bitter taste of injustice. Tracing one man's fight for a fair price, Black Gold is an eye-opening exposé of the $80 billion coffee industry.