The Disconnect: For consumers, bananas are a delicious and nutritious start to the day, a healthy snack and a fixture in our fruit bowls. For millions of residents in the banana lands, the production of bananas means social upheaval, violence and pesticide poisoning. Banana Land explores the origins of these disparate realities, and opens the conversation on how workers, producers and consumers can address this disconnect.

Banana Land Movie Blog

Contact Information

We’re experiencing technical difficulties with our contact form, in the meantime please direct all inquiries to: bananalandbbp@gmail.com

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Upcoming Showings

Bananaland 12/10/13 at Carr Center for Human Rights at Harvard University

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Banana Land World Premiere!

Come see the world premiere of Banana Land:Blood, Bullets and Poison hosted by the Goldsmiths, University of London Anthropology Department! Time: 6pm Location: The Cinema at – Richard Hoggart Building University of London New Cross, London SE14 6NW Price: Whatever donation you can afford will be appreciated. We’re looking forward to launching the film in London as it […]

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Almost There

Only $1700 to go to reach our fundraising goal. The support has been amazing.

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Let’s Get Banana Land Finished!

We’re engaged in a finishing funds campaign on Indiegogo to bring this movie home. Learn more here: http://igg.me/at/bananaland/x/1152095

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Welcome to the updated Banana Land site!

Hey Everybody, Big thanks to Mike Endicott for helping us redesign the Banana Land website. We think it looks great, what do you think?  

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Jason Glaser to speak in Amsterdam

Jason Glaser to talk about Banana Land and The La Isla Foundation. When: Sustainability Day Date: September 6th Where: Tuschinski Movie Theater – Amsterdam

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Press Release: recent decision in Chiquita case

Ft. Lauderdale, Florida • Washington, DC • Quito, Ecuador PRESS RELEASE: RECENT DECISION IN CHIQUITA CASE Contact: Terry Collingsworth CONRAD & SCHERER Counsel for Plaintiffs 1-202-255-2198 tc@iradvocates.org On June 3, 2011, federal judge Kenneth Marra granted in part and denied in part Chiquita Brands International’s motion to dismiss Plaintiffs’ claims. While the Court did dismiss […]

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Jason Glaser to Speak at Bucknell University

Start Date: 4/20/2011 Start Time: 7:00 PM End Date: 4/20/2011 End Time: 8:00 PM Event Description For consumers, bananas are a delicious and nutritious start to to the day, a healthy snack and a fixture in our fruit bowls. For millions of residents in the banana lands, the production of bananas means social upheaval, violence […]

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It’s a sad day!

If you go to our trailers section of the website and select the Colombia trailer you’ll see a woman who was terribly injured in a paramilitary attack. Her name was Marta and we got word she passed last night. I would like to set up a fund for her daughter who was permanently traumatized by […]

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