"Raising Shrimp" directed by Joe Cunningham, USA/Belize, 2014, 51 min. Introduction by Daniel Pope, UMass. The film’s star, UMass professor Andy Danylchuk, will be present.
Dive into a vivid, rarely-seen world of rugged fishermen and jungle laboratories, of exotic bacteria and teeming coral reefs, of Asian outsourcing and broken dreams before testing your nerve with some radical solutions for raising shrimp right here at home. New England premiere.
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