James Cameron: Amazon dam dispute a real-life 'Avatar'

Full story: El Paso Times

Director James Cameron said Monday that a real-life "Avatar" battle is playing out in Brazil's Amazon rain forest, where indigenous groups are trying to halt the construction of a huge hydroelectric project.
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Apr 12, 2010
Great to see Mr. Cameron and Ms. Weaver get involved in this real life environmental situation just like in their very, very successful film Avatar. Two Thumbs up from me!

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Apr 12, 2010
ummm... avatar the movie has nothing to do with this real life environmental situation, but ok... whatever it takes to make a story!

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