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Survivor's Guide, The Dispossessed
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directed by Amanda Burrell; produced by Amanda Burrell, in Survivor's Guide (London, England: SW Pictures, 2008), 23 mins
Mangale is a humble fisherman in the remote village of Pandav Nagar in southern Nepal. He’s a member of the Bote people, a small ethnic group of traditional fishermen probably no more than 8,000 strong. Since 1973 Mangale and the Bote have been denied access to the rivers and land which usually provided their li...
directed by Amanda Burrell; produced by Amanda Burrell, in Survivor's Guide (London, England: SW Pictures, 2008), 23 mins
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Survivor's Guide, The Nurse Next Door
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directed by Alex Seaborne; produced by Alex Seaborne, in Survivor's Guide (London, England: SW Pictures, 2008), 23 mins
Esther Bokawurkin is a real survivor. She lives in a remote village in southern Nigeria and it’s not just that she has 12 children, but when she was younger she was infected by the parasitic worm that causes river blindness. She was one of the lucky ones and made a full recovery but many of her friends and neigh...
directed by Alex Seaborne; produced by Alex Seaborne, in Survivor's Guide (London, England: SW Pictures, 2008), 23 mins
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Survivor's Guide, The Queen and the Carpet Girl
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directed by Beth Jones; produced by Beth Jones, in Survivor's Guide (London, England: SW Pictures, 2008), 22 mins
Across Morocco thousands of children are forced into virtually slave labour every year, working long hours for little pay in often dangerous conditions. We met one ten year old girl, Khadija, and follow her remarkable story. When she was just five years old she worked long days in a carpet factory but was rescued...
directed by Beth Jones; produced by Beth Jones, in Survivor's Guide (London, England: SW Pictures, 2008), 22 mins
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Survivor's Guide, We Are What We Eat
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directed by Alex Seaborne; produced by Alex Seaborne, in Survivor's Guide (London, England: SW Pictures, 2008), 23 mins
A third of the world is starving. Every day 16,000 children die through hunger. It's often not just a simple lack of food. Many children who battle against hunger have to deal with chronic under-nourishment and vitamin and mineral starvation, sometimes leading to blindness. Experts believe improving food by adding...
directed by Alex Seaborne; produced by Alex Seaborne, in Survivor's Guide (London, England: SW Pictures, 2008), 23 mins
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Survivor's Guide, A Cowboy's Story
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directed by Corrina Gallop; produced by Corrina Gallop and Dick Bower, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Survivor's Guide (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 22 mins
This is the extraordinary story of the struggle for survival among dairy farmers in Latin America. Javier Aguayo has a small herd of cows in Guayas, a lowland area of Ecuador. He is up at the crack of dawn on his horse rounding up his animals for milking. It's a tough life. The hours are long, transport is a probl...
directed by Corrina Gallop; produced by Corrina Gallop and Dick Bower, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Survivor's Guide (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 22 mins
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Survivor's Guide, A Sporting Chance
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directed by Ben Summers, fl. 2007; produced by Ben Summers, fl. 2007 and Dick Bower, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Survivor's Guide (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 23 mins
There are an estimated 170,000 Somalis living in the Dabaab refugee camp in northeast Kenya. Life in the camp is tough but one new – and surprising – initiative is starting to make quite an impact. Sport in the camp is important. It keeps the youngsters healthy and occupied amid the monotony. But very few girl...
directed by Ben Summers, fl. 2007; produced by Ben Summers, fl. 2007 and Dick Bower, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Survivor's Guide (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 23 mins
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Survivor's Guide, Against the Odds
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in Survivor's Guide (London, England: SW Pictures), 22 mins
This is the moving story of Kakenya Ntaiya, a young Maasai from Kenya, who was promised in marriage when she was five years old. Kakenya’s hunger for an education and strong determination lead her to fight tradition and convince the elders of her community to allow her to get an education when her peers were dro...
in Survivor's Guide (London, England: SW Pictures), 22 mins
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Survivor's Guide, Against the Odds
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directed by Mallary Gelb, fl. 2002; produced by Mallary Gelb, fl. 2002 and Dick Bower, in Survivor's Guide (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 27 mins
Against the Odds is an extraordinary story about an extraordinary woman. Ten years ago Kakenya was living in a small Masai village nine hours from Nairobi, with no running water, no electricity and no education. Like many of her friends she should have been married in her teens. Instead she challenged the male dom...
directed by Mallary Gelb, fl. 2002; produced by Mallary Gelb, fl. 2002 and Dick Bower, in Survivor's Guide (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 27 mins
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Survivor's Guide, Castle of Hope
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directed by Andrew Veitch; produced by Anya Sitaram, Dick Bower and Richard Wilson, in Survivor's Guide (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 23 mins
Barretstown Centre in Ireland provides specialist relief and treatment for children suffering from often terminal diseases. Many travel to the centre for the last days of their young lives. Over the years Barretstown has helped children from across Europe, including Beslan and Chernobyl. Castle of Hope follows Ray...
directed by Andrew Veitch; produced by Anya Sitaram, Dick Bower and Richard Wilson, in Survivor's Guide (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 23 mins
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Survivor's Guide, Ethiopia and Bednets
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directed by Alexis Bloom, fl. 2000; produced by Alexis Bloom, fl. 2000, Anya Sitaram, Richard Wilson and Dick Bower, in Survivor's Guide (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 22 mins
Malaria is primarily a disease of the young and of the poor, many of them children who live in remote areas with no easy access to health services. Most malarial deaths in Africa are among children. Nearly 3,000 die each day. But the use of simple prevention and control methods has shown startling results. Trials...
directed by Alexis Bloom, fl. 2000; produced by Alexis Bloom, fl. 2000, Anya Sitaram, Richard Wilson and Dick Bower, in Survivor's Guide (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 22 mins
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