Blood in the Mobile – film review

“A hardhitting documentary that shows us the appalling price paid in Africa to sate our obession for mobile phones” writes Peter Bradshaw.

There could hardly be anything more contemporary than a movie about the mobile phones to which we are all addicted, and the dirty little secret of their manufacture.

They all require the mineral coltan for electronic components, much of which is mined in a lawless eastern part of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Source: www.guardian.co.uk

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