Video release October 16: Under Cane on fatal kidney disease of sugarcane workers

 

In the last decade, 20,000 agricultural workers have died from Chronic Kidney Disease of non-Traditional Causes (CKDnT). The majority of these victims work in sugarcane production. The documentary Under Cane by filmmaker Ed Kashi shows how harsh the working conditions of sugarcane workers are and the devastating effect of this fatal kidney disease.