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“Mondo Banana” wins award for originality at Cinema Planeta 2014!

On April 12, “Mondo Banana” was honored with the award for Most Original Treatment of an Environmental Theme by Cinema Planeta 2014 – the International Environmental Film Festival of Mexico. Filmmaker Ryan White was in Cuernavaca, Morelos to accept the … Continue reading

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“Mondo Banana” is an official selection of Cinema Planeta 2014

Mondo Banana will have its Mexican Premiere as an official selection of Cinema Planeta – Festival Internacional de Cine y Medio Ambiente de México! The festival runs April 8-13, 2014 in Cuernevaca, Morelos. More details coming soon. http://www.cinemaplaneta.org

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“Mondo Banana” at FIFEQ 2014!

Mondo Banana is an official selection of FIFEQ 2014 – the International Ethnographic Film Festival of Quebec. The documentary will screen at 6pm on Saturday, March 22 at Concordia University in Montreal, Canada. Click here for more info and to … Continue reading

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“Mondo Banana” heads to NYC!

Mondo Banana is an official selection of the 2014 Queens World Film Festival. The film screens at 4pm on Wednesday, March 5 at the Secret Theater in Long Island City, Queens, NY.  For more information and to see the full … Continue reading

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“Mondo Banana” will have it’s Uruguay Premiere in December

Mondo Banana will have it’s Uruguay Premiere in December 2013. The film is an official selection of the 7th ATLANTIDOC – Uruguay International Documentary Film Festival! The doc screens at 8pm on Friday, December 13 at the Centro Cultural La … Continue reading

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News coverage about “Mondo Banana” on TV in Bogotá

This is a 3-minute news clip about “Mondo Banana” at the 30th Festival de Cine de Bogotá, including an interview with director Ryan White.

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“Mondo Banana” to premiere in Bogotá, Colombia

“Mondo Banana” will have it’s World Premiere at the 30th Festival de Cine de Bogotá! The film has been selected to screen in the Environmental Documentary section of the 2013 festival which takes place October 16-24 in Bogotá, Colombia. More … Continue reading

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New MONDO BANANA teaser & poster

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New teaser clip for MONDO BANANA!

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Getting there!

Eight months later and MONDO BANANA is more or less a completed film! Since you last heard from me, I’ve been editing away. Over the past few weeks, I’ve finalized the edit and I now officially have a “fine-cut” of … Continue reading

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The Hunt for Wild Bananas in Sumatra

I’m back from the final MONDO BANANA shoots with Finnish banana taxonomist Markku Häkkinen in Malaysia and Indonesia. It was a fantastic nine days of exploration and discovery, and I got excellent footage for the documentary. A week ago Sunday, … Continue reading

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