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Angel Wagenstein: Art is a Weapon
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directed by Andrea Simon, fl. 1988; produced by Andrea Simon, fl. 1988, Sam Jinishian, fl. 2015-2017 and Elka Nikolova, fl. 2000-2017, Arcadia Pictures (Los Angeles, CA: Seventh Art Releasing, 2017), 1 hour 26 mins

"Every revolution is an adventure." - Angel Wagenstein.

As a teenager in wartime Bulgaria, Angel Wagenstein commanded a daredevil Jewish partisan brigade, surviving capture and torture by fascist police. When post-war dreams of a socialist utopia turned to dust, his films became a kind of covert resistance against...

directed by Andrea Simon, fl. 1988; produced by Andrea Simon, fl. 1988, Sam Jinishian, fl. 2015-2017 and Elka Nikolova, fl. 2000-2017, Arcadia Pictures (Los Angeles, CA: Seventh Art Releasing, 2017), 1 hour 26 mins
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Banishing the Crisis
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directed by Gisela Perraut (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 34 mins
The economic crisis is taking its toll in China, with factory closures, a sharp fall in exports, and 20 million unemployed. Although the trend is worrying in a land that has become the world's workshop, many see the crisis as opening up new opportunities. We visit Wenzhou, one of the country's industrial powerhous...
directed by Gisela Perraut (London, England: SW Pictures, 2010), 34 mins
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Benazir Bhutto: Daughter of Power
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directed by Philip Selkirk, fl. 2001 (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2008), 1 hour 8 mins
As a young woman, Benazir Bhutto dreamed of throwing the best parties and living in London. But she took on the mantle of political leadership, suffering years of imprisonment, before becoming the Muslim world’s first female leader. Touted as a symbol of modernity and democracy, her name became synonymous with c...
directed by Philip Selkirk, fl. 2001 (Surrey, England: Journeyman Pictures, 2008), 1 hour 8 mins
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Bosnia: A Wounded Land
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produced by SW Pictures (London, England: SW Pictures, 2009), 1 hour
Does anyone still believe in Bosnia-Herzogovina or that three years of war (1992-1995) and the following 13 years of uneasy peace have achieved very much? Would fighting break out again if international troops left the area? This film paints a picture of a country that in many ways is still as deeply divided as wh...
produced by SW Pictures (London, England: SW Pictures, 2009), 1 hour
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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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China Rises, Episode 3, Food Is Heaven
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directed by Gert Anhalt, 1963- and Susan Teskey, fl. 1995; produced by Gert Anhalt, 1963- and Susan Teskey, fl. 1995, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, in China Rises, Episode 3 (London, England: Sky Vision, 2006), 53 mins
This documentary, produced and directed by Susan Teskey and Gert Anhalt, discusses the importance of food in Chinese culture.
directed by Gert Anhalt, 1963- and Susan Teskey, fl. 1995; produced by Gert Anhalt, 1963- and Susan Teskey, fl. 1995, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, in China Rises, Episode 3 (London, England: Sky Vision, 2006), 53 mins
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China Vs. USA: Empires At War
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directed by Anthony Dufour, fl. 2010 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Ampersand, 2007), 52 mins
America's intelligence community is quietly preparing for a new conflict, one which hasn't made headlines yet: the Chinese Threat is America’s new war. If Taiwan is today the most explosive strategic issue between China and the USA, there are already skirmishes (some public and some secret) such as the NATO bomb...
directed by Anthony Dufour, fl. 2010 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Ampersand, 2007), 52 mins
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Correspondent, No Experience Necessary
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presented by Sue Lloyd-Roberts; produced by Ewa Ewart, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Correspondent (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2000), 45 mins
An estimated half a million women are being transported to Western Europe by sex traffickers every year. It's a multi-million pound business where, for the traffickers, the rewards are high and the risks are low. But, for the girls, the consequences are brutal and potentially dangerous. Following a route which beg...
presented by Sue Lloyd-Roberts; produced by Ewa Ewart, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Correspondent (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2000), 45 mins
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Correspondent, The Dispossessed
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directed by Taghi Amirani, fl. 1993; presented by Taghi Amirani, fl. 1993; produced by Borna Alikhani, Siguy Films, in Correspondent (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 45 mins
More than one million Afghans were driven out of their homes by American bombs. Some 8,000 of them ended-up in Makaki, the desperately under-resourced Iranian Red Crescent refugee camp near the Afghan-Iran border. The 5,500 refugees with tents are the camp's lucky ones - the real tragedy unfolds among the people o...
directed by Taghi Amirani, fl. 1993; presented by Taghi Amirani, fl. 1993; produced by Borna Alikhani, Siguy Films, in Correspondent (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 45 mins
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Correspondent, The Ugly War: Israel Undercover
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directed by Dominic Allan; presented by John Kampfner; produced by Dominic Allan, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Correspondent (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2002), 44 mins
How do the Israeli military decide when to take a Palestinian terrorist alive, and when to kill him? Granted rare access to the Israeli military machine, Correspondent follows two Israeli commando units to reveal the criteria they work by. Often it's a matter of a few miles and a few hours between the terrorist ce...
directed by Dominic Allan; presented by John Kampfner; produced by Dominic Allan, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Correspondent (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2002), 44 mins
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