Patagonia Rising

2012 • 54 Minutes

The vast and spectacular wilderness of Patagonia has lain unchanged for centuries. But as a large-scale hydroelectricity scheme looks set to transform it beyond recognition, the legendary gaucho ranchers and unique wildlife may disappear forever. It’s all in the name of progress and the increasing demand for cheaper alternatives to costly and damaging fossil fuels. But must progress come at such a cost?

 

LILLA FILMS presents a BRIAN LILLA documentary "PATAGONIA RISING" directed by BRIAN LILLA produced by GREG MILLER and SCOTT DOUGLAS field produced by FERNANDO BOZZOLO and JONATHAN LEIDICH director of photography BRIAN LILLA edited by BRIAN LILLA original score by AXEL HERRERA narrated by CARLA WILKINS