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What Are We Doing Here? (2008)

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Credited cast:
Edna Adan Edna Adan ... Herself
Samuel Antwon Samuel Antwon ... Himself
Maxamed Abdi Awoowe Maxamed Abdi Awoowe ... Himself
Justice Bazirake Justice Bazirake ... Himself (as Dr. Justice Bazirake)
Dr. Chinkhuntha Dr. Chinkhuntha ... Himself
Joe Degabriele Joe Degabriele ... Himself
Getahun Fisseha Getahun Fisseha ... Himself
Claire Gasamaeira Claire Gasamaeira ... Herself
Pascal Joannes Pascal Joannes ... Himself
Julian Kabahizi Julian Kabahizi ... Himself
Dahir Rayale Kahin Dahir Rayale Kahin ... Himself
Michael Keating Michael Keating ... Himself
Sarah Kimani Sarah Kimani ... Herself
Joseph Lokodo Joseph Lokodo ... Himself
Zachary Lomo Zachary Lomo ... Himself
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WHAT ARE WE DOING HERE? is a controversial documentary about why after 50 years of Western involvement, billions of dollars in foreign assistance and countless promises, Africa is still so poor. The film tells the story of 3 brothers and a cousin who travel across Africa in an attempt to understand one of the great problems of our time, the failure to end poverty in Africa. Shot on location in 12 countries, WHAT ARE WE DOING HERE? transports you into the shocking and heart wrenching world of African poverty and the multi billion dollar aid and development industry dedicated to fighting it. Written by Brandon Klein

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If you ever wanted to know what happened to the $10 dollars you donated to charity last year, look no further. This film will change the way you look at charity in Africa forever!

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Documentary

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 April 2008 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Botswana See more »

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Budget:

$100,000 (estimated)
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Klein Pictures See more »
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Dolby SR

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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