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The Children in Medical Exile
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directed by Frederic Cordier, fl. 1994 and Philippe Bonhomme, fl. 2015; produced by Julien Malod, fl. 2015, Jean-Philippe Cordier, fl. 2015 and Philippe Bonhomme, fl. 2015, On En Parle Mercredi Production (Windrose (Film distributor), 2015), 49 mins
Did you know there are medical refugees? Some parents have to take the tough and risky decision to send their child away from their native country, Comores Islands, to reach illegally La Réunion's French island, where they will be healed. Suffering from severe renal pathologies, those children will be most likely...
directed by Frederic Cordier, fl. 1994 and Philippe Bonhomme, fl. 2015; produced by Julien Malod, fl. 2015, Jean-Philippe Cordier, fl. 2015 and Philippe Bonhomme, fl. 2015, On En Parle Mercredi Production (Windrose (Film distributor), 2015), 49 mins
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I Come From a Beautiful Place
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directed by Carol Mansour, 1961-; produced by Carol Mansour, 1961-, Forward Film Productions (Beirut, Bayrut: Forward Film Productions, 2010), 34 mins
I Come From a Beautiful Place describes the lives of five refugees in Lebanon. One of them, Mohammad from Darfur, discovers that his three brothers and three of his sisters have been murdered, while his mother is dying. He decides to flee the conflict in Sudan and make his way to Lebanon, where he becomes one of...
directed by Carol Mansour, 1961-; produced by Carol Mansour, 1961-, Forward Film Productions (Beirut, Bayrut: Forward Film Productions, 2010), 34 mins
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Far From Fidel
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directed by Yves Billon, 1946-; produced by Zarafa Films and AMIP (Paris, Ile-de-France: Bubble Media, 2005), 52 mins
Cuban immigrants have kept coming to Miami in the past 40 years. From the “gusanos”, the first opponents to Castro’s regime, to the “marielitos” in the 1980’s, to the “balseros” in the 1990’s and to the latest arrivals, who were granted visas, Miami has become a Cuban town which could easily been...
directed by Yves Billon, 1946-; produced by Zarafa Films and AMIP (Paris, Ile-de-France: Bubble Media, 2005), 52 mins
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Four Corners, Smuggler's Paradise
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produced by Michael Doyle, ABC Commercial, in Four Corners (New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2010), 45 mins
While Australia spends millions of dollars to stop the flow of asylum seeker boats, its efforts are constantly undermined by criminals and corrupt military and government officials. These operators have worked in secret... until now.
produced by Michael Doyle, ABC Commercial, in Four Corners (New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2010), 45 mins
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Hope Against Hopeless
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directed by George Avraam, fl. 2008-2015 and Constantinos Patsalides, 1981-; produced by Walking Around The World (Nicosia, Nicosia National District: Walking Around The World, 2008), 43 mins
The documentary 'Hope against Hopeless' deals with the causes that provoke the refugee ‘waves’ and the trespass of Human Rights. It aims to shed light at the illegal movement of economical immigrants and refugees from Syria to Turkey and later on into Cyprus. Shocking images of immigrants at the borders of Syr...
directed by George Avraam, fl. 2008-2015 and Constantinos Patsalides, 1981-; produced by Walking Around The World (Nicosia, Nicosia National District: Walking Around The World, 2008), 43 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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The Principal
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directed by Lavrenti Son, 1941-; produced by Okada Kazuo, 1942- and Stanislav Song, fl. 1999, TokyoCinema and Song Cinema (Trans Asia Screen Culture Institute, 1999), 37 mins
Set in Tashkent, Uzbek, the film is about Korean (Koryo) teacher after the fall of the Soviet Union.
directed by Lavrenti Son, 1941-; produced by Okada Kazuo, 1942- and Stanislav Song, fl. 1999, TokyoCinema and Song Cinema (Trans Asia Screen Culture Institute, 1999), 37 mins
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Return to Bosnia
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directed by Wes Greene, fl. 2012-2016; produced by David Corlett, fl. 2003-2018, Nalu Productions (Paris, Ile-de-France: Windrose (Film distributor), 2016), 54 mins
25 years after fleeing the civil war in Bosnia (1992-1995), Damir Mitric returns to uncover this trauma. He meets with family, friends, and those working to rebuild a nation borne of ethnic and religious divisions. From Sarajevo, his childhood home where Serbians established a siege to a former concentration camp...
directed by Wes Greene, fl. 2012-2016; produced by David Corlett, fl. 2003-2018, Nalu Productions (Paris, Ile-de-France: Windrose (Film distributor), 2016), 54 mins
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Rights & Wrongs, UN 3: World Human Rights Conference 1
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produced by Globalvision; interview by Charlayne Hunter-Gault, 1942-, in Rights & Wrongs (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications, 2014), 18 mins
This classic program is a "behind-the-scenes" look at the problems, priorities, and players at the United Nations' World Human Rights Conference that took place in 1993 in Vienna, where the Vienna Declaration and Plan of Action was adopted; this plan emphasized the responsibilities "to develop and encourage respec...
produced by Globalvision; interview by Charlayne Hunter-Gault, 1942-, in Rights & Wrongs (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications, 2014), 18 mins
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Rights & Wrongs, UN 3: World Human Rights Conference 2
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produced by Globalvision; interview by Charlayne Hunter-Gault, 1942-, in Rights & Wrongs (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications, 2014), 18 mins
This program is a "behind-the-scenes" look at the problems, priorities, and players at the United Nations World Human Rights Conference. In "Part 2" of this two-part program, Charlayne Hunter-Gault reports on various debates at the conference. The program features interviews with United Nations delegates and offic...
produced by Globalvision; interview by Charlayne Hunter-Gault, 1942-, in Rights & Wrongs (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications, 2014), 18 mins
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