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    Instituto Tecnológico de Santo Domingo (INTEC), Santo Domingo
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    Universidad Nacional Pedro Henríquez Ureña (UNPHU), Santo Domingo
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    St. Michael’s School, Santo Domingo
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    Instituto Iberia, Santiago de los Caballeros

Stink! opens with a foul smell and a pair of kids pajamas and a single father trying to find out what that smell could possibly be. But instead of getting a straight answer, director Jon Whelan stumbles on an even bigger issue in America, which is that some products on our store shelves are not safe — by design. Entertaining, enlightening, and at times almost absurd, Stink! takes you on a madcap journey from the retailer to the laboratory, through corporate boardrooms, down back alleys, and into the halls of Congress. Follow Whelan as he clashes with political and corporate operatives all trying to protect the darkest secrets of the chemical industry. You won’t like what you smell.

Director: Jon Whelan

Country: USA

Year: 2015

Duration: 90min

Language: English

Subtitles: Spanish


Stink_Director_1Jon Whelan

Director Jon Whelan entered the world of documentaries in a roundabout way. After a misused youth of surfing, skateboarding and broken bones, Whelan got his MBA while dabbling in Virtual Reality – he was way too early. In 1999 he co-founded the Web auction, selling just before the bubble burst in 2000. Whelan was also a founding member of the New York Angels. The arrival of children in the next decade caused a shift in Whelan’s focus, this time to social justice, and the development of Stink! Whelan currently advocates for truthful product labeling and serves as advisor to internet and media startups. He is also a principal of Net Return, Inc., and full-time parent to two young daughters in Manhattan.

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