FREIGHTENED – The Real Price of Shipping, reveals in an audacious investigation the mechanics and perils of cargo shipping; an all-but-visible industry that relentlessly supplies 7 billion humans and holds the key to our economy, our environment and the very model of our civilisation.
This film is Polar Star Films and La Compagnie des Taxi-Brousse (France) production, in co-production with SWR/NDR (Germany), France 5, Al Jazeera Doc Channel (Qatar), in collaboration with TVC, SRF (Switzerland), SVT (Sweden), RTS (Switzerland), NRK (Norway), Knowledge (Canada), TéléQuébec (Canada), supported by MEDIA Development, MEDIA TV Programming CNC (France) and ICEC (Spain).
Executive Production (Spain): Carles Brugueras, Marieke van den Bersselaar
Executive Production (France): Laurent Mini, Karim Samaï
Editors: Dragomir Bajalica, Jean de Garrigues, Ibon Olaskoaga
Director of Photography: Jordi Esgleas Marroi
Music: Ian Briton, Rod Boyd