Elisha and the Cacao Trees

Elisha and the Cacao Trees

                                Elisha and the Cacao Trees
| 17 min

This charming short documentary takes us on a trip to Belize, where we meet 13-year-old Elisha, the daughter of a cacao farmer. What links a village in Belize and millions of North American kids? Chocolate! We learn about Elisha's daily life and her dreams as she and her father show how cacao is grown, harvested and turned into chocolate.

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  • writer
    Rohan Fernando
  • director
    Rohan Fernando
  • producer
    Annette Clarke
  • editor
    Chris Darlington
  • cinematography
    Rohan Fernando
    Paul Cowan
  • sound recordist
    Aram Kouyoumdjian
  • sound design
    Lori Clarke
  • original music
    Asif Illyas
  • graphics
    Chris Darlington
  • re-recording
    Lori Clarke
  • executive producer
    Kent Martin
    Ravida Din