26th November 2009
and nibbles will be served from 6pm
starts at 7pm
Northfields International High School, Labourdonnais Village
by voluntary donation (guide Rs 250 all inclusive) and all proceeds
will go to charities working in marine conservation in Mauritius.
This globally important feature length documentary is only the second film ever to be screened at the residence of the British Prime Minister – Number 10 Downing Street. It explores the over-exploitation and collapse of fisheries around the world and warns that if we do not act soon then we will find ourselves in a world without fish. Already the lagoons and near-shore waters of Mauritius, once teaming with aquatic life, have been fished to near exhaustion. Imagine if we permit the same to happen in our outer waters. By watching this film you will discover that is exactly what has happened in other countries and will surely happen here as international fishing fleets hunt down and extract the remaining fish in the oceans. When they're gone, they're gone...