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Afghan Ladies' Driving School
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directed by Sean Langan, fl. 2006; produced by Ben Rumney, fl. 2006 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2006), 59 mins
Mr Mamozai's Driving School is the first driving school in Kabul to teach both men and women how to drive. And probably the only driving school for women in the world that is run by men who don't really think women should drive at all. But then the driving instructors at Mr Mamozai's are all ex-Taliban, so clearly...
directed by Sean Langan, fl. 2006; produced by Ben Rumney, fl. 2006 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2006), 59 mins
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Amnesty! When They Are All Free
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directed by James Rogan, fl. 1996-2016; produced by James Rogan, fl. 1996-2016, Rogan Productions and Films of Record (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 59 mins
To celebrate its 50th anniversary in May 2011, this probing documentary brings together an extraordinary cast of interviewees, from Sting to former home secretary Jack Straw, to shed light on how, as a 'letter-writing organisation, Amnesty International has changed the world and how the world has changed Amnesty I...
directed by James Rogan, fl. 1996-2016; produced by James Rogan, fl. 1996-2016, Rogan Productions and Films of Record (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 59 mins
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Correspondent, Convoy To Moldova
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presented by Jez Higham; produced by Julia Jakobek, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Correspondent (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 53 mins
Karen Kelly, a charity-leader from Northern Ireland, raised about £10m of aid and drove it to a Moldovan orphanage. This programme reveals what she found on arrival. The children were all girls, many with serious illnesses, living in shocking conditions. From day one bureacracy hampers the aid effort - the orphan...
presented by Jez Higham; produced by Julia Jakobek, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Correspondent (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 53 mins
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Correspondent, The Afghan Trap
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directed by Francis Smith; produced by Francis Smith and Simon Finch, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Correspondent (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 52 mins
The American bombardment of Afghanistan and the subsequent overthrow of the Taliban left a power vacuum that the United Front (aka the Northern Alliance) were all too eager to fill. George Bush's Coalition Against Terrorism didn't have any better ideas, so their blood-stained misrule from 1992-96 - when warlords j...
directed by Francis Smith; produced by Francis Smith and Simon Finch, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Correspondent (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 52 mins
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Correspondent, Killers Don't Cry
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directed by Clifford Bestall; presented by Allan Little; produced by Pearlie Joubert, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Correspondent (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2001), 51 mins
For a hundred years, South Africa's prisons have held a dark and, until now, impenetrable secret. It is the secret of a tightly organised criminal gang network called 'The Numbers'. The men of the Numbers Gangs break their code of silence for the first time to reveal the inner workings of a fraternity that is almo...
directed by Clifford Bestall; presented by Allan Little; produced by Pearlie Joubert, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Correspondent (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2001), 51 mins
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Correspondent, Boys Will Be Boys
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directed by Lode Desmet; presented by Sue Lloyd-Roberts; produced by Lode Desmet, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Correspondent (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 47 mins
It has become a tragic inevitability that whenever international peacekeepers are sent to bring law and order to a war torn country, a vast and exploitative sex industry allegedly follows close behind. Correspondent looks at Bosnia and Kosovo where girls as young as 15 have been duped into working in brothels and...
directed by Lode Desmet; presented by Sue Lloyd-Roberts; produced by Lode Desmet, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Correspondent (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 47 mins
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Correspondent, Exposed
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presented by Nancy Durham; produced by Guy Smith, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Correspondent (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 44 mins
At the time of the 1999 Nato bombardment of Kosovo and Serbia, the bodies of more than a thousand Albanian Kosovars, mostly civilians, were trucked to secret sites in Serbia. That was supposed to be the end of them. But when Serbian police detective Bosko Radojkovic was sent to investigate an accident involving a...
presented by Nancy Durham; produced by Guy Smith, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Correspondent (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 44 mins
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Correspondent, Mafia Women
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presented by Juliet Dwek; produced by Juliet Dwek, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Correspondent (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2002), 47 mins
On May 26, 2002, in the sleepy Italian village of Lauro, three female members of the Cava family were shot dead. The youngest victim, Clarissa, was just 16. The perpetrators of this crime were members of the rival Graziano family; and, shockingly, police now believe that the killers, too, were women. Using footage...
presented by Juliet Dwek; produced by Juliet Dwek, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Correspondent (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2002), 47 mins
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Correspondent, Gringo Crimebusters
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directed by Daniela Volker; produced by Daniela Volker, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Correspondent (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 45 mins
Mexico City 2003. One of the most lawless cities in the western hemisphere. Of more than 5,000 crimes committed every day, just 10% are reported. Just 10% of those lead to a conviction. Enter Rudolph Giuliani, the former mayor of New York and Mexico City's latest weapon against murder and corruption. Many Mexicans...
directed by Daniela Volker; produced by Daniela Volker, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Correspondent (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 45 mins
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Correspondent, Iraq - Whose Country Is It Anyway?
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directed by Frank Smith; presented by John Sweeney, 1958-; produced by Frank Smith, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Correspondent (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2003), 45 mins
Prize fish, chandeliers, repro Louis XV chairs - the Ali Babas of Baghdad will loot anything and everything from the dictator's palaces. Goodbye Saddam, hello chaos: but the anarchy has a much darker side. Across town, a 31-year old female doctor battles to save the victim of yet another drive-by shooting. She sum...
directed by Frank Smith; presented by John Sweeney, 1958-; produced by Frank Smith, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Correspondent (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2003), 45 mins
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