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On Her Shoulders
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directed by Alexandria Bombach, fl. 2009; produced by Hayley Pappas, fl. 2011, Brock Williams, 1981- and Elizabeth Schaeffer Brown, 1977-, RYOT Films and Red Reel (New York, NY: Oscilloscope Pictures, 2018), 1 hour 35 mins
23 year old, Nadia Murad, a once ordinary girl, is a survivor of the 2014 genocide of the Yazidis in Northern Iraq who was able to escape sexual slavery at the hands of ISIS, has become a relentless beacon of hope for her people. On Her Shoulders follows this strong-willed young woman as she fights to bring ISIS t...
directed by Alexandria Bombach, fl. 2009; produced by Hayley Pappas, fl. 2011, Brock Williams, 1981- and Elizabeth Schaeffer Brown, 1977-, RYOT Films and Red Reel (New York, NY: Oscilloscope Pictures, 2018), 1 hour 35 mins
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12 Days, 12 Nights in Damascus
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directed by Roshak Ahmad, fl. 2009-2017; produced by Arte France, DOKfilm and Rundfunk Berlin-Brandenburg (RBB) (Paris, Ile-de-France: Windrose (Film distributor), 2017), 52 mins
The civil war has raged since 2011 and killed around 250.000 people. Roshak Ahmad is a Kurdish student. In 2013, she films during 12 days of urban combats. In the Al Hajar Al Aswad district, she accompanies the unit of Abu Omar's rebel fighters. They have barricaded themselves in a house. Assad’s snipers have ta...
directed by Roshak Ahmad, fl. 2009-2017; produced by Arte France, DOKfilm and Rundfunk Berlin-Brandenburg (RBB) (Paris, Ile-de-France: Windrose (Film distributor), 2017), 52 mins
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Angkor Awakens
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directed by Robert H. Lieberman, fl. 2014; produced by Robert H. Lieberman, fl. 2014 and Deborah C. Hoard, fl. 2010, Ithaca Filmworks and PhotoSynthesis Productions (Ithaca, NY: Ithaca Filmworks, 2017), 50 mins
“Angkor Awakens: A Portrait of Cambodia” is an eye-opening snapshot of a nation poised at a political and cultural tipping point. Viewing the present through the lens of the country’s tangled history, the film follows the people of Cambodia as they fight to recover their culture and history in the wake of th...
directed by Robert H. Lieberman, fl. 2014; produced by Robert H. Lieberman, fl. 2014 and Deborah C. Hoard, fl. 2010, Ithaca Filmworks and PhotoSynthesis Productions (Ithaca, NY: Ithaca Filmworks, 2017), 50 mins
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Danger Close
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directed by David Salzberg, fl. 1996 and Christian Tureaud, fl. 2004; produced by Bert Bedrosian, fl. 2009, Christian Tureaud, fl. 2004, David Salzberg, fl. 1996, Doug Newton, fl. 2015 and Eli Baldrige, fl. 2014, Alex Quade Films, A. Smith and Co. Dox, Charlie Mike Productions and Strong Eagle Media (El Segundo, CA: Gravitas Ventures, 2017), 1 hour 26 mins
DANGER CLOSE, the third film in the "Heroes of Valor" Collection, follows award-winning female war reporter Alex Quade's daring missions to tell soldiers' stories during a series of unprecedented embeds with U.S. Special Operations Forces.
directed by David Salzberg, fl. 1996 and Christian Tureaud, fl. 2004; produced by Bert Bedrosian, fl. 2009, Christian Tureaud, fl. 2004, David Salzberg, fl. 1996, Doug Newton, fl. 2015 and Eli Baldrige, fl. 2014, Alex Quade Films, A. Smith and Co. Dox, Charlie Mike Productions and Strong Eagle Media (El Segundo, CA: Gravitas Ventures, 2017), 1 hour 26 mins
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Ireland's Refugee Hotel
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directed by Alex Niakaris, fl. 2005; produced by Alex Niakaris, fl. 2005, Films of Record (London, England: TVF International, 2017), 45 mins
Two worlds meet when a small town in the Ireland becomes the new home for hundreds of Syrian asylum seekers, brought over from refugee camps in Greece. We follow the story of Ghassan, 20, newly arrived in Ireland after a two-year long journey from Syria. He, along with hundreds of other refugees will live in a for...
directed by Alex Niakaris, fl. 2005; produced by Alex Niakaris, fl. 2005, Films of Record (London, England: TVF International, 2017), 45 mins
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Near Normal Man
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directed by Charlene Y. Stern, fl. 2015; produced by Charlene Y. Stern, fl. 2015 (Eixample, 2017), 28 mins
How does a young person maintain resilience and humanity in the face of vicious racism, unspeakable violence and unfolding genocide? This is the story of Holocaust Survivor Ben Stern, as he explores the question that haunts: how did he emerge from overwhelming physical pain and psychological terror, determined to...
directed by Charlene Y. Stern, fl. 2015; produced by Charlene Y. Stern, fl. 2015 (Eixample, 2017), 28 mins
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Secret State: Inside North Korea
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produced by Cable News Network (CNN) (Arlington, VA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2017), 41 mins
With tensions near boiling point and most Americans now banned from visiting North Korea, CNN cameras go inside the secretive nation to places few outsiders have ever seen. Reported by CNN international correspondent Will Ripley – who has been to North Korea 15 times in the last three years
produced by Cable News Network (CNN) (Arlington, VA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2017), 41 mins
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Citizen Soldier
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directed by Christian Tureaud, fl. 2004 and David Salzberg, fl. 1996; produced by David Salzberg, fl. 1996, Christian Tureaud, fl. 2004, Bert Bedrosian, fl. 2009 and Eran Harrill, fl. 2016, BASE Productions, Charlie Mike Productions and Strong Eagle Media (El Segundo, CA: Gravitas Ventures, 2016), 1 hour 45 mins
CITIZEN SOLDIER is a dramatic feature film, told from the point of view of a group of Soldiers in the Oklahoma Army National Guard’s 45th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, known since World War II as the “Thunderbirds”. Set in one of the most dangerous parts of Afghanistan at the height of the surge, it is a hea...
directed by Christian Tureaud, fl. 2004 and David Salzberg, fl. 1996; produced by David Salzberg, fl. 1996, Christian Tureaud, fl. 2004, Bert Bedrosian, fl. 2009 and Eran Harrill, fl. 2016, BASE Productions, Charlie Mike Productions and Strong Eagle Media (El Segundo, CA: Gravitas Ventures, 2016), 1 hour 45 mins
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The Most Important Number is One
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directed by Pauline Greenlick, fl. 2012-2016 and Leonard A. Lies, 1955-; produced by Pauline Greenlick, fl. 2012-2016, Dream Catchers Films (Pittsburgh, PA: Dream Catchers Films, 2016), 38 mins
For over thirty years, The Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) led by the rebel leader Joseph Kony, wreaked untold havoc for tens of thousands who lived in northern Uganda during the 80’s, 90’s, and early 2000’s. Army rebels would attack and kill all who lived in the small villages and then burn their homes. They w...
directed by Pauline Greenlick, fl. 2012-2016 and Leonard A. Lies, 1955-; produced by Pauline Greenlick, fl. 2012-2016, Dream Catchers Films (Pittsburgh, PA: Dream Catchers Films, 2016), 38 mins
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Radio Kobanî
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directed by Reber Dosky, 1975-; produced by Jos de Putter, 1959-, Dieptescherpte (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2016), 1 hour 9 mins
This inspiring documentary follows a young reporter as she bravely operates a radio station in the war-torn city of Kobani, Syria. In 2014, the Islamic State (ISIS) besieged Kobani, reducing much of the city to rubble. Dilovan, a young Kurdish woman, takes it upon herself to broadcast from the local radio station...
directed by Reber Dosky, 1975-; produced by Jos de Putter, 1959-, Dieptescherpte (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2016), 1 hour 9 mins
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