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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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Meagan Kashty is an associate editor of realscreen, an international print and online magazine that covers the non-fiction film and television industries. Meagan is an award-winning business journalist. Prior to joining the realscreen team, Meagan was online editor of Canadian Grocer, named Magazine of the Year at the 2015 Canadian Business Media Awards. She can be reached at mkashty@brunico.com, and you can follow her on Twitter @MegKashty

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