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March 22 @ 4:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Sadhana Forest – Friday Eco Film Club: Shipbreakers

Sadhana Forest – Friday Eco Film Club: Shipbreakers

Sadhana Forest is a reforestation project and a sustainable living community. Every Friday we get together to watch a film with themes that relate to Sadhana Forest such as films about the environment, ecology, natural history, etc. You are most welcome to join us on Friday, March 22nd, to watch “Shipbreakers”, directed by Michael Kot. This documentary examines the reality of one of the largest ship-breaking plants in the world and the lives of the individuals involved in the processes.
Before the movie, at exactly 16:30, you can join us for a full tour of Sadhana Forest and an update of our most recent work! After the film, you are welcome to join us for a 100% vegan organic dinner! The entire evening including the tour is offered as a gift!

16:00 Free bus from Solar Kitchen in the center of Auroville to Sadhana Forest for the Tour
16:30 Tour of Sadhana Forest
18:00 Free bus from Solar Kitchen to Sadhana Forest for the Eco Film Club
18:30 Eco Film Club begins with “previews” of short Sadhana Forest films
20:00 Dinner is served
21:30 Free bus from Sadhana Forest back to Solar Kitchen
Cost: This evening is given as a gift and free of charge for all!
Participants: All are welcome! No age limit! Families and children are welcome! Dinner for children will be served at 19:00 🙂

Film details:

72 mins / English / 2004 / Directed by Michael Kot
The movie talks about the lack of environmental or safety restrictions in these ship breaking yards to protect the ship-breakers from workplace dangers and toxic substances such as PCBs and asbestos in the world’s largest maritime graveyard.

Contact: The bus service is operated by Sadhana Forest. For more information about the bus service please contact Sadhana Forest at
(0413) 2677682 or 2677683 or

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March 22
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
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