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UMA: A Water Crisis in Bolivia

Three indigenous communities in the Bolivian highlands fight to protect their water from diversion and contamination amid a national water crisis. The government has consistently supported the expansion of mining and granted miners unrestricted water access. UMA, the Aymara word for water, takes us on a journey from the tropical Andean glaciers and the highest navigable lake in the world to the mines of Oruro, and the vanished Lake Poopo. It is a women's story of displacement, resistance, and struggle for environmental justice. 

Ana Llacer-Director, Producer| Nina Thomas-Editor| Joan Gascon-Cinematographer | FB: @umawatercrisisinbolivia |

IG: @umadocumentary

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