The story of a group of veteran environmental defenders called Khon Rak Ban Kerd from a collection of 6 villages in Northeast Thailand who have been fighting against a gold mining company since 2007 that the villagers allege has poisoned their land during their procurement of gold.
Commissioned by Fortify Rights. Filmed and edited by Luke Duggleby. Aerial footage by Florian Witulski.
A Village Under Siege tells of a small community in Southern Thailand that has been subjected to the wrath of a palm oil company that wants them off the land and has lead to the killing of four villagers during their decade long fight for their community land rights. Filmed, photographed and edited by Luke Duggleby.
For Those Who Died Trying tells of the dangers and issues faced by environmental rights defenders in Thailand told through those who survived assassination attempts. Filmed, photographed and edited by Luke Duggleby
A collaboration with Climate Heroes and GEO Magazine France about a Vietnamese professor's invention to test the salinity of water to prevent the destruction of rice paddy due to rising sea levels. Video and Photography by Luke Duggleby. Editing by GEO Magazine.
A collaboration with Climate Heroes and GEO Magazine France about a Vietnamese climate change advocate Hong Hoang who works for 350.org. Video and Photography by Luke Duggleby. Editing by GEO Magazine.
Short film for Climate Heroes about Cambodian Buddhist monk Bun Saluth who protected over 18,000 hectares of community forest from illegal logging. Video and photography by Luke Duggleby. Edited by Blast Productions.