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African Studies Series, The Congo and Sudan: Mission Impossible
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produced by Journeyman Pictures, in African Studies Series (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications, 2011), 39 mins
What motivates missionaries to travel to some of the most inhospitable parts of the globe, to treat terrible diseases like leprosy, to help those most in need? In this poignant documentary we meet three missionaries: Father Alfredo, who lives in Dondo, a village in the north of the Democratic Republic of Congo; Fa...
produced by Journeyman Pictures, in African Studies Series (Derry, NH: Chip Taylor Communications, 2011), 39 mins
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Beyond the Veil, 1, Born Again Muslims
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directed by Ludo Poppe, fl. 2004-2014; produced by George Matta, fl. 1998 and Pascal Decroos, fl. 1998, Mundovision Ltd. and Kanakna Documentary, in Beyond the Veil, 1 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1999), 1 hour 2 mins
Born Again Muslims makes clear that the Muslim world is not monolithic in its views. We meet the liberal Islamists in Turkey who want to co-exist with the West and Western ways. For them the veil is a matter of individual choice. In the Sudan, only Muslim-born women must wear the veil by law. Hardliners of Iran re...
directed by Ludo Poppe, fl. 2004-2014; produced by George Matta, fl. 1998 and Pascal Decroos, fl. 1998, Mundovision Ltd. and Kanakna Documentary, in Beyond the Veil, 1 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1999), 1 hour 2 mins
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The Dangerous Adventures of Baroness Cox
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directed by Nick Gray, fl. 2001; produced by Nick Gray, fl. 2001 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2001), 49 mins
In Sudan, human trafficking is big business. Thousands are taken by Arab militiamen and forced into slavery. For a price, Arab traders buy them back and return them to their families. This is where Baroness Caroline Cox, a deputy speaker at the House of Lords, has decided to step in. She has set up a deal with the...
directed by Nick Gray, fl. 2001; produced by Nick Gray, fl. 2001 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2001), 49 mins
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Sudan: The Harsher Face of Islam
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directed by Mark Stucke, fl. 1990; produced by Journeyman Pictures (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1996), 41 mins
This documentary takes a close look at Islam in the Sudan today. The Sudan is helping to fuel Muslim militancy around the world - in Israel, Egypt, Algeria and Tunisia. Its leaders are accused of having expansionist dreams and training fighters for these foreign conflicts. This film investigates whether the West i...
directed by Mark Stucke, fl. 1990; produced by Journeyman Pictures (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1996), 41 mins
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