Japan rediscovers Minamata ecological disaster • FRANCE 24 English

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60 years before #Fukushima, #Japan was hit by an ecological disaster in the port city of #Minamata. Forgotten by some, its memory is preserved by the illness that bears its name: Minamata disease, or severe mercury poisoning. Now, a new film about one of the worst cases of industrial poisoning in modern times is about to be screened in Minamata for the first time.

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