African FILM FESTIVAL New Zealand

Online Festival for entire Australasia 10 December 2021 to 7 January 2022

Vanilla: The Hunt for Brown Gold

GENRE: Documentary | Short Films
LENGTH: 28:25 minutes
LOCATIONS: Madagascar, Uganda
DIRECTOR: Andreas Ewels
LANGUAGES: Malagasy, English


The price of vanilla has increased exponentially in recent years. The demand too. A fight for the world’s most expensive spice has broken out. A film that takes you into the fascinating world of vanilla, but also shows the dark sides of this wonderful spice.

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