National alliance to
prevent negative effects of WTO, at Pettah (Colombo Fort) railway station
in Colombo, Sri Lanka
video(21.30 min. 2006)
The video is recorded at a protest campaign at Pettha railwaystation in Colombo, Sri Lanka parallel to the WTO meeting in Hong-Kong, December 2005. It is a protest against the political changes WTO want to make in Sri Lanka and other countries.
This video is part of The Kotmale/FTZ project that consists of a series of videos, a billboard, texts and images that investigates the political context and impact of Free Trade Zones and the Kotmale project that were initiated in the late seventies in Sri Lanka, as well as the resistance and alternatives to the policy WTO suggests for the country today.