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Intro


The Child Soldier's New Job

A documentary by Mads Ellesøe
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(and to see what else this guy has been up to)

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Intro


The Child Soldier's New Job

A documentary by Mads Ellesøe
- scroll down to read more

(and to see what else this guy has been up to)

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The Child Soldier's new job


When the US wants to hire the cheapest possible soldiers, the private military companies start recrutting in the poorest countries on earth. That comes with a price. 

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The Child Soldier's new job


When the US wants to hire the cheapest possible soldiers, the private military companies start recrutting in the poorest countries on earth. That comes with a price. 

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PusherStreet


Got access to film the illegal marijuana trade in Pusherstreet in Copenhagen. The program investigated the economic dynamics of the illegal trade and the surrounding area Christiania.

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PusherStreet


Got access to film the illegal marijuana trade in Pusherstreet in Copenhagen. The program investigated the economic dynamics of the illegal trade and the surrounding area Christiania.

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P&H


Directed the critically acclaimed series "Pind & Holdt in USA", in which photographer Jacob Holdt and Danish Minister of Justice Søren Pind looks into different parts of America. The program won the Danish TV prize as the most innovative TV show.

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P&H


Directed the critically acclaimed series "Pind & Holdt in USA", in which photographer Jacob Holdt and Danish Minister of Justice Søren Pind looks into different parts of America. The program won the Danish TV prize as the most innovative TV show.

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Afghanistan


Directed the documentary "Never Ending Soldier" from Helmand, Afghanistan for the Danish Film Institute. The film examines what makes soldiers go to war over and over again. A documentary on feeling the most alive when you’re closest to death.

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Afghanistan


Directed the documentary "Never Ending Soldier" from Helmand, Afghanistan for the Danish Film Institute. The film examines what makes soldiers go to war over and over again. A documentary on feeling the most alive when you’re closest to death.

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Blomster


Spent months in rural Kenya to look into the flower farms, which provide a huge part of Europe's flowers. Revealed how the local workers pay a high price so that the Europeans can get cheap flowers.

Blomster


Spent months in rural Kenya to look into the flower farms, which provide a huge part of Europe's flowers. Revealed how the local workers pay a high price so that the Europeans can get cheap flowers.

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Westernsahara


Investigated how European fishermen fished in the waters of occupied Western Sahara - against international law, but approved by the EU. Found local fishermen trapped in refugee camps in the Sahara desert while the Europeans harvested their fish.

Westernsahara


Investigated how European fishermen fished in the waters of occupied Western Sahara - against international law, but approved by the EU. Found local fishermen trapped in refugee camps in the Sahara desert while the Europeans harvested their fish.

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Belarus


Travelled undercover in Belarus with the illegal democratic press. Described how the freedom is heavily restricted in the country described as Europes last dictatorship.

Belarus


Travelled undercover in Belarus with the illegal democratic press. Described how the freedom is heavily restricted in the country described as Europes last dictatorship.

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NovoSeven


Revealed how Denmark's biggest pharmaceutical NovoNordisk had manipulated research results in order to hide the fact that their medicine NovoSeven had lethal side effects.

NovoSeven


Revealed how Denmark's biggest pharmaceutical NovoNordisk had manipulated research results in order to hide the fact that their medicine NovoSeven had lethal side effects.

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Eritrea


Uncovered how a Danish shipping company was behind arms smuggling to Eritrea, carried out with the passive acceptance of the Danish authorities.

Eritrea


Uncovered how a Danish shipping company was behind arms smuggling to Eritrea, carried out with the passive acceptance of the Danish authorities.

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Rightwing


"The Patriots" - a documentary for Danish Broadcasting Corporation portraying the most radical right-wing parties across Europe.

Rightwing


"The Patriots" - a documentary for Danish Broadcasting Corporation portraying the most radical right-wing parties across Europe.

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End


Okay, got it. Now who is this guy?

About Mads

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Okay, got it. Now who is this guy?

About Mads