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Other Europe
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directed by Rossella Schillaci, fl. 2001-2012 (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 2011), 1 hour 15 mins
What happens to African migrants once granted political refugee status? In Turin, a northern Italian city, an abandoned clinic has been squatted by more than 200 refugees since December 2008. Khaled, Shukri and Ali have been travelling through this hell in order to arrive in Italy. They crossed the border and are...
directed by Rossella Schillaci, fl. 2001-2012 (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 2011), 1 hour 15 mins
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Sudanese Truck Community
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in Sifinja - The Iron Bride (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute), 5 mins
The English Bedford-Lorry was introduced to Sudan in the late 1960s. Since then, local craftsmen have modified the truck in different ways. They learned these skills, "From watching. From copying. From copying other bodyworks. You measure, you walk away and copy it! The measures are now mostly standardised. It's j...
in Sifinja - The Iron Bride (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute), 5 mins
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Sudan Trilogy, 2, Nuba Conversation
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directed by Arthur Howes, 1950-2004, in Sudan Trilogy, 2 (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 1999), 53 mins
Ten years after he made Kafi's Story, director Arthur Howes returns to the Sudan to find the members of the Nuba who featured in his earlier documentary film. Soon after he had left the Sudan, the mountain area they had been living in became the battlefield of the civil war that has been destroying much of the S...
directed by Arthur Howes, 1950-2004, in Sudan Trilogy, 2 (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 1999), 53 mins
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Sudan Trilogy, 3, Benjamin and His Brother
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directed by Arthur Howes, 1950-2004, in Sudan Trilogy, 3 (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 2002), 1 hour 28 mins
Years of war and ethnic conflict in the Sudan have created a generation of young men, known as the "Lost Boys," who have spent more years in refugee camps than in their home communities. This intimate film recounts the story of Benjamin and William Deng, brothers joined in the struggle of a seemingly never-endi...
directed by Arthur Howes, 1950-2004, in Sudan Trilogy, 3 (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 2002), 1 hour 28 mins
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Nuba Wrestling
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directed by Werner Sperschneider, fl. 1999 and Rolf Husmann; produced by Institut für den Wissenschaftlichen Film (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 1991), 42 mins
The weekly wrestling tournaments of the Sudanese Nuba migrants in Khartoum take usually place between the northern and southern Nuba men. The sport helps them strengthen their ethnic identity in a hostile urban environment. Nuba wrestling has developed into a unique mixture of traditional culture and moder...
directed by Werner Sperschneider, fl. 1999 and Rolf Husmann; produced by Institut für den Wissenschaftlichen Film (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 1991), 42 mins
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They Turned Our Desert into Fire
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directed by Mark Brecke, fl. 2002; produced by Jason Mitchell, Stacey Ransom and Mark Brecke, fl. 2002, Global Contact Films and Purebred Productions Inc. (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2008), 1 hour 28 mins
Reporting the devastation, forced displacement, and genocide in Darfur should be a story with daily coverage. Mere mention of the word "Darfur" should set off a passionate exchange, or at least the question, "What can be done?" Unfortunately, the people of Darfur struggle with a problem common to so many victimize...
directed by Mark Brecke, fl. 2002; produced by Jason Mitchell, Stacey Ransom and Mark Brecke, fl. 2002, Global Contact Films and Purebred Productions Inc. (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2008), 1 hour 28 mins
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Sudan Trilogy, 1, Kafi's Story
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directed by Amy Hardie and Arthur Howes, 1950-2004; produced by Amy Hardie and Arthur Howes, 1950-2004, in Sudan Trilogy, 1 (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 1989), 1 hour 7 mins
Shot in 1989, Kafi's Story captures Nuba life at the moment before it was engulfed in the Sudanese civil war. Kafi narrates his own story into a portable tape record as he travels from his village, Torogi, to Khartoum to earn enough money to buy a new dress for his second wife, Tete. Kafi is quite consciously nego...
directed by Amy Hardie and Arthur Howes, 1950-2004; produced by Amy Hardie and Arthur Howes, 1950-2004, in Sudan Trilogy, 1 (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 1989), 1 hour 7 mins
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Benjamin and His Brother
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written by Arthur Howes, 1950-2004; directed by Arthur Howes, 1950-2004 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2002), 1 hour 27 mins
Years of war and ethnic conflict in the Sudan have created a generation of young men, known as the "Lost Boys," who have spent more years in refugee camps than in their home communities. This intimate film recounts the story of Benjamin and William Deng, brothers joined in the struggle of a seemingly never-ending...
written by Arthur Howes, 1950-2004; directed by Arthur Howes, 1950-2004 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2002), 1 hour 27 mins
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Disappearing World, The Shilluk of Southern Sudan
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directed by Chris Curling, fl. 1974-2017; produced by Chris Curling, fl. 1974-2017, in Disappearing World (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 1976), 53 mins
This film presents a compelling visual and aural analysis of Shilluk kingship in 1975, and provides a very useful complement to Evans-Pritchard's 1948 text, The Divine Kingship of the Shilluk. Although the Reth (king) has been reduced to the status of second-class magistrate in dispute settlement by the Sundanese...
directed by Chris Curling, fl. 1974-2017; produced by Chris Curling, fl. 1974-2017, in Disappearing World (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 1976), 53 mins
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Disappearing World, Orphans of Passage: The Uduk
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directed by Bruce MacDonald, in Disappearing World (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 1993), 58 mins
Granada Television’s major documentary series looks at various aspects of societies from around the world.
directed by Bruce MacDonald, in Disappearing World (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 1993), 58 mins
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