conflicts

Modern-Day Slave

Slavery is not dead. Here is one woman’s story of enslavement and the affect the filmmaker’s presence has on her life.

The Congo Tribunal

The new documentary by Milo Rau provides a platform for accountability on the battleground of the country of Congo.

The Deadly Heritage of Colonization

Sri Lanka: Cannes presents a documentary about the slaughter within the Tamil community during the civil war between the Tamils and the Sinhalese of Sri Lanka.

Women’s Rights to Self-determination Have Lost Ground

USA 2017: A documentary about what happens when the rights to the uterus becomes the subject of a political and religious power struggle, and those who actually own the uterus becomes the victim of the struggle.

Revolution and Power

OCTOBER 1917: What can books and films tell us about the 1917 revolutions?

Stalin’s Many Admirers in Today’s Russia

STALIN, RUSSIA: Through interviews, observations and archival footage, this documentary explores the present baffling and widespread reverence of Stalin.

Calling All Prosecutors

SYRIA: Syria’s Dissappeared should be mandatory viewing for all of those concerned about human rights or the Middle East.

Revolution now!

The period of waiting is over: The world calls for an uprising.

From the Communist Regime

RUSSIA: The philosopher Žižek defined this particular form of power, as the “immanent cynicism of power”. It developed during the communist regime.

Three Distinct Political And Historical Periods Of Serbia

SERBIA: A locked door inside a Belgrade apartment has kept one family separated from their past for over 70 years.