Latest Video for The Coffee Trust
O90 produces short monthly videos for The Coffee Trust, a non-profit organization supporting coffee-farming families in Guatemala and Honduras. This video features Paula Rodriguez, who usually ushers us around in the village of Chajul in Guatemala, where we film their development projects. Chajul for the most part is cold and rainy and the people tend to be very suspicious of outsiders. It's understandable, as they endured a 36 year long civil war whereby mostly indigenous Mayans, like the people of Chajul, were targeted by government and sometimes guerrilla forces. Today life is more calm, but modernity and commercialism threaten some of the beautiful Mayan traditions in this fairly isolated region. Watch here now.