A Blooming Business

Ton van Zantvoort | 2009 | 52 min.

2011 Official Selection

The roses we enjoy may come with more thorns than we realize. In Kenya, giant flower factories use massive amounts of pesticides and chemicals to keep their flowers alive, and then pollute the local water supply, harming the very same people they employ. This revealing investigation of the global flower supply also exposes the horrific working conditions and sexual abuse that the workers must endure in order to keep their job.