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Holy Rights
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directed by Farha Khatun; produced by Priyanka More (Prague, Stredoceský: Filmotor, 2020), 53 mins
Safia, a deeply religious Muslim woman from Bhopal in Central India, driven by her belief that because of the patriarchal mindset of the interpreters of 'Sharia', Muslim women are denied equality and justice in the community. She joins a program that trains women as Qazis, (Muslim clerics who interpret and adminis...
directed by Farha Khatun; produced by Priyanka More (Prague, Stredoceský: Filmotor, 2020), 53 mins
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Justice for Some: Law and the Question of Palestine
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written by Noura Erakat, 1980- (Palo Alto, CA: Stanford University Press, 2019), 349 page(s)
Justice in the Question of Palestine is often framed as a question of law. Yet none of the Israel-Palestinian conflict's most vexing challenges have been resolved by judicial intervention. Occupation law has failed to stem Israel's settlement enterprise. Laws of war have permitted killing and destruction during Is...
written by Noura Erakat, 1980- (Palo Alto, CA: Stanford University Press, 2019), 349 page(s)
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Fragments of an unknown friend = Fragmentos de una amiga desconocida
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directed by Magda Hernández, fl. 1996; produced by Gabriela Cueto, fl. 2009, Mitai Films (Buenos Aires Province: Kino Bureau, 2019), 1 hour 5 mins
In 2007, Cristina Vázquez -born in the Northern Province of Misiones, in Argentina- settles in Buenos Aires City, starts a new life, makes new friends. One day, the police accuses her of being “The Queen of the Hammer”, an unstoppable promiscous drug addict and murderer. Months later, with not one piece of pr...
directed by Magda Hernández, fl. 1996; produced by Gabriela Cueto, fl. 2009, Mitai Films (Buenos Aires Province: Kino Bureau, 2019), 1 hour 5 mins
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Mosul after the War
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directed by Anne Poiret, fl. 2013; produced by Magneto and Arte France (France: Java Films, 2019), 1 hour
After 9 months of devastating civil war, Mosul was finally liberated from ISIS. A symbolically significant city, Mosul is where the Caliphate was proclaimed and remains the second largest city in Iraq. For a year, we followed the Iraqis’ efforts to rebuild their city. Rebuilding Mosul documents the difficulties...
directed by Anne Poiret, fl. 2013; produced by Magneto and Arte France (France: Java Films, 2019), 1 hour
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Shadow State: The Politics Of State Capture
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written by Mark Swilling, 1960-, Ivor Chipkin, fl. 2018, Ferial Haffajee, 1967-, Mcebisi Jonas, 1960-, Hannah Friedenstein, fl. 2018, Mzukisi Qobo, fl. 2018, Camaren Peter, fl. 2018, Lumkile Mondi, fl. 2018, Nicky Prins, fl. 2018, Sikhulekile Duma, fl. 2018, Mbongiseni Buthelezi, fl. 2018 and Haroon Bhorat, fl. 2018 (Johannesburg, Gauteng: Wits University Press, 2021, originally published 2018), 196 page(s)
The 2017 publication of Betrayal of the Promise, the report that detailed the systematic nature of state capture, marked a key moment in South Africa's most recent struggle for democracy. In the face of growing evidence of corruption and of the weakening of state and democratic institutions, it provided a powerful...
written by Mark Swilling, 1960-, Ivor Chipkin, fl. 2018, Ferial Haffajee, 1967-, Mcebisi Jonas, 1960-, Hannah Friedenstein, fl. 2018, Mzukisi Qobo, fl. 2018, Camaren Peter, fl. 2018, Lumkile Mondi, fl. 2018, Nicky Prins, fl. 2018, Sikhulekile Duma, fl. 2018, Mbongiseni Buthelezi, fl. 2018 and Haroon Bhorat, fl. 2018 (Johannesburg, Gauteng: Wits University Press, 2021, originally published 2018), 196 page(s)
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La Forma del Presente
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directed by Manuel Correa, fl. 2015; produced by Augusto Sandino, 1982-, Emil Olsen, fl. 2014 and Manuel Correa, fl. 2015, Bolombolo Ateliér and Schweizen Media Group (New York, NY: Indiepix Films, 2018), 1 hour 11 mins
Do you remember the war? Ask seven people and you will hear seven different stories. THE SHAPE OF NOW is a creative documentary on the challenge of writing history to solidify peace amidst post-conflict reconciliation. While scientists, academics and activists attempt to normalize war-torn Colombia, a group of mot...
directed by Manuel Correa, fl. 2015; produced by Augusto Sandino, 1982-, Emil Olsen, fl. 2014 and Manuel Correa, fl. 2015, Bolombolo Ateliér and Schweizen Media Group (New York, NY: Indiepix Films, 2018), 1 hour 11 mins
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Freedom Fields
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directed by Naziha Arebi, fl. 2009; produced by Flore Cosquer, fl. 2003, Scottish Documentary Institute and HuNa Productions (Paris, Ile-de-France: Wide House, 2018), 1 hour 38 mins
Filmed over five years, FREEDOM FIELDS follows three women and their football team in post-revolution Libya, as the country descends into civil war and the utopian hopes of the Arab Spring begin to fade. Through the eyes of these accidental activists, we see the reality of a country in transition, where the person...
directed by Naziha Arebi, fl. 2009; produced by Flore Cosquer, fl. 2003, Scottish Documentary Institute and HuNa Productions (Paris, Ile-de-France: Wide House, 2018), 1 hour 38 mins
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Simantorekha = The Borderline
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directed by Tanvir Mokammel, 1955-; produced by Kino-Eye Films (Privately Published, 2017), 2 hours 24 mins
"The 1947 Partition haunts me. I’ve heard so many stories from my parents about the Partition days. The year 2017, is the 70th anniversary of the Partition of 1947. So I thought this may be an appropriate time to look back at that tragic part of our common history."
directed by Tanvir Mokammel, 1955-; produced by Kino-Eye Films (Privately Published, 2017), 2 hours 24 mins
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Niger: Tales of Resilience
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directed by Michael Camerini, fl. 1980-2010 and Shari Robertson, fl. 1987-2010; produced by Nicholas Griffin, fl. 2016 and Moussa Hamadou Djingarey, 1973-, Epidavros Project (Epidavros Project, 2017), 26 mins
A short film portraying Nigerien youth efforts to counter violent extremism in their communities. Created through the USAID-funded Peace through Development II program, the film and its characters capture the spirit of resilience in the Sahel. The five-year program aimed to empower a network of moderate voices in...
directed by Michael Camerini, fl. 1980-2010 and Shari Robertson, fl. 1987-2010; produced by Nicholas Griffin, fl. 2016 and Moussa Hamadou Djingarey, 1973-, Epidavros Project (Epidavros Project, 2017), 26 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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