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Sandgrains Launch in Brussels


You are invited to join Matchbox Media, WWF, Greenpeace, Pew Environment Group and Ocean 2012 for the premiere of Sandgrains, a documentary about the local effects of global fishing and a focus on longline shark fisheris

The screening will be followed by a discussion on the external dimension of the CFP, with Raoul Monsembula from Greenpeace West Africa, Tommy Melo - a Cape Verdean marine biologist from Biosfera I, Béatrice Gorez from CFFA, and the filmmakers.


The discussion will be moderated by Uta Bellion from Ocean2012 adnd PEW.


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Monday 26th of November

Screening starts at 7pm


Goethe Institute Brussels

Rue Belliard 58

1040 Brussels



With drinks reception and a photo exhibition by Francesca Tosarelli



Tommy Melo, vice-president Biosfera I (Cape Verde)

Raoul Monsembula, Ocean Campaigner Greenpeace Africa (Senegal)

Jordie Montevecchi, director of Sandgrains (Italy)

Gabriel Manrique, director of Sandgrains (Sweden)

Beatrice Gorez, Coordinator at CFFA (Belgium)

Moderated by Uta Bellion, Ocean 2012/Pew Environment Group (Belgium)


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                         And if you want to check out the trailer you can find it here

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