A new film from ‘Mekong’ director and producer Douglas Varchol takes viewers through Vietnam’s Mekong Delta and explores how people in the delta are coping with rapid development and environmental change..
Filmed in four countries and produced in four languages, ‘Mekong’ includes footage of China’s Mekong [Lancang] dams and footage of the controversial Xayaburi dam in Laos. The film examines the issues of hydropower development and its impact on the lives of Mekong citizens..
The film has had limited screenings, but already received many comments. See who is talking about the film..
This short video highlights some of the main characters in the film, exposing different perspectives on hydropower development in the region..