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Al-Jazeera gives Danish doc top honor

A documentary examining tea pickers' working conditions has won an award at the Al-Jazeera International Film Festival in Qatar. The Danish film, The Bitter Taste of Tea, examines the plight of tea workers in India, Sri Lanka and Indonesia, took home the award for best medium-length television program.
April 23, 2009

A documentary examining tea pickers’ working conditions has won an award at the Al-Jazeera International Film Festival in Qatar. The Danish film, The Bitter Taste of Tea, examines the plight of tea workers in India, Sri Lanka and Indonesia, took home the award for best medium-length television program.

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