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Baghdad Taxi
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directed by Frederic Tonolli, fl. 2003; produced by Arnaud Hamelin, SUNSET Presse (Java Films, 2012), 53 mins
A few months after the withdrawal of the American troops from Iraq a filmmaker decides to cross the country in a taxi. From the far north to extreme south passing through the cities that featured heavily in Iraq's recent dramatic history; Erbil, Sulaymaniyah , Kirkuk, Mosul, Tikrit, Fallujah, Baghdad, Babylon, Kar...
directed by Frederic Tonolli, fl. 2003; produced by Arnaud Hamelin, SUNSET Presse (Java Films, 2012), 53 mins
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Burma Displaced
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directed by Roland Wehap, fl. 2008; produced by Rowe Productions (Java Films, 2010), 1 hour
We hear the stories of the people who were able to flee Burma. They live as illegal workers in neighboring countries, in refugee camps in Bangladesh, as tourist attractions in Thailand. Burma only lives in their memories. We meet the Rap Group 'Myanmar Future Generation' who sing about Burma's tragic history. Thei...
directed by Roland Wehap, fl. 2008; produced by Rowe Productions (Java Films, 2010), 1 hour
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Finding Mercy
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directed by Robyn Paterson, fl. 2012; produced by Leanne Pooley, fl. 1991, Spacific Films (Java Films, 2012), 44 mins
At the age of eight, filmmaker Robyn Paterson greeted Comrade Robert Mugabe with flowers as he stepped from a plane at a Zimbabwe air-force base. She and her best friend, Mercy, were poster children for the new Zimbabwe. Robyn as pale skinned as Mercy was dark, the girls were a symbol that all was well in the inde...
directed by Robyn Paterson, fl. 2012; produced by Leanne Pooley, fl. 1991, Spacific Films (Java Films, 2012), 44 mins
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A Fragile Dream: Hope and Football on the Streets of Rio
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directed by David Tryhorn, fl. 2011; produced by David Tryhorn, fl. 2011, Pipe Films (Java Films, 2011), 49 mins
Rio de Janeiro. A city of extremes and contrasts, unified by one common passion: football. In Brazil, everyone knows that the best football players come from the favelas. Football represents an escape from the violent world of drugs, guns and gangs. But the gangs who rule the favelas are eager to recruit children,...
directed by David Tryhorn, fl. 2011; produced by David Tryhorn, fl. 2011, Pipe Films (Java Films, 2011), 49 mins
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Kidnapped by North Korea
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directed by Lionel de Coninck, fl. 1995 (Boulogne-Billancourt, Ile-de-France: Java Films, 2013), 1 hour 4 mins
In the 1970s and 80s, hundreds, possibly thousands, of men, women and children were abducted by North Korea’s Secret Service on the orders of Kim Jong-Il. The majority of these victims came from Japan and South Korea but it’s believed that nationals from at least 11 other countries, including Thailand, Romania...
directed by Lionel de Coninck, fl. 1995 (Boulogne-Billancourt, Ile-de-France: Java Films, 2013), 1 hour 4 mins
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America's Longest War
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directed by Paul Feine, fl. 2008; produced by Paul Feine, fl. 2008 (Java Films, 2013), 53 mins
Drug prohibition has failed. Drug usage rates have not declined and illegal drugs are more available - and cheaper - than ever before. At the same time, the costs of the drug war are staggering. More than one trillion dollars have been spent. More than 50,000 SWAT raids occur each year. Hundreds of thousands of no...
directed by Paul Feine, fl. 2008; produced by Paul Feine, fl. 2008 (Java Films, 2013), 53 mins
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Atomic Africa: Clean Energy's Dirty Secrets
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directed by Marcel Kolvenbach, fl. 2006 (Java Films, 2013), 52 mins
Africa's development is being held back by its poor infrastructure and undersize power plants. Countries like Uganda can only produce only a quarter of the energy needed, leading to daily power cuts with disastrous impact on the economy. It's a golden opportunity for companies like French nuclear giant, Areva, who...
directed by Marcel Kolvenbach, fl. 2006 (Java Films, 2013), 52 mins
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Cash Investigation - Underhand Tactics: Investigating Corporate Culture, Underhand Tactics: Food Globalisation
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directed by Wandrille Lanos, fl. 2013, in Cash Investigation - Underhand Tactics: Investigating Corporate Culture (Java Films, 2013), 54 mins

Who's paying the real price for the cheap food in our supermarkets? We investigate the conditions under which three staples - bananas, vegetables and fish - are produced.

In Italy, illegal workers from sub-Saharan Africa live in appalling conditions, working long hours under the control of omnipotent 'caporalatos'...

directed by Wandrille Lanos, fl. 2013, in Cash Investigation - Underhand Tactics: Investigating Corporate Culture (Java Films, 2013), 54 mins
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Cash Investigation - Underhand Tactics: Investigating Corporate Culture, Underhand Tactics: The Untaxables
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directed by Edouard Perrin, fl. 2013, in Cash Investigation - Underhand Tactics: Investigating Corporate Culture (Java Films, 2013), 56 mins
Companies like Apple, Google and Starbucks have been heavily criticized for seemingly mastering the art of tax dodging. They make billions in profits and pay virtually nothing back to the state. How do they do it? Why did it take so long for politicians to start addressing the issue? After months of investigation,...
directed by Edouard Perrin, fl. 2013, in Cash Investigation - Underhand Tactics: Investigating Corporate Culture (Java Films, 2013), 56 mins
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Greece: Point of No Return
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directed by Oliver Stoltz, fl. 1995-2013 and Alkmini Boura, fl. 2008-2013; produced by Oliver Stoltz, fl. 1995-2013, Dreamer Joint Venture Filmproduction (Boulogne-Billancourt, Ile-de-France: Java Films, 2013), 52 mins
Years of austerity and cuts have destroyed the lives of many Greeks. But more and more people are using the crisis as an opportunity and responding with innovative ideas. When the pension of retired teacher, Mary Houpis, was reduced at the same time as taxes increased she founded a collective where people could ex...
directed by Oliver Stoltz, fl. 1995-2013 and Alkmini Boura, fl. 2008-2013; produced by Oliver Stoltz, fl. 1995-2013, Dreamer Joint Venture Filmproduction (Boulogne-Billancourt, Ile-de-France: Java Films, 2013), 52 mins
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