Power in the Pristine

James Q. Martin, Chris Kassar | 2010 | 22 min.

2011 Official Selection

Patagonia, one of the last untouched places on the planet, is under attack. Big business seeks to choke two of the region’s most pristine rivers with dams and plans to decimate unique forest ecosystems to build the longest powerline in the world. Led by pro athlete Timmy O’Neill and writer Craig Childs, Team Rios Libres journey from the source of the Baker River to the sea and learn why we must act now to Keep Patagonia Wild.