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Adequate compensation for the loss?

MEDIA: Author Jay David Bolter provides a comprehensive description of contemporary digital culture where digital technologies facilitate and shape the creation of many diverse communities of participation.

For Sama

SYRIA: A filmmaker begins documenting a celebration of freedom in Aleppo but ends up documenting the devastating consequences of that dream. [Director Waad al-Kateab, Edward Watts]
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The Good Terrorist

TERRORISM: The Good Terrorist provides many inspiring images about Islamic terrorism but fails to explain the motives of those ready to kill in its name [Director Robert Oey]

Those Who Remain

REFUGEES: Gradually revealing the entire picture, this observational documentary not only highlights many of those missing during the Arab Spring, but also the constant nature of a woman’s work. [Director Ester Sparatore]

Thy Kingdom Come

«It’s the strangest kind of documentary where the main character was not real but everybody else was», says Eugene Richards about his new film Thy Kingdom Come. [Director Eugene Richards]

Donbass

Loznitsa's journey through the Donbass region is composed of a series of crazy adventures in which the grotesque and the tragic merge. [Director Sergey Loznitsa]

The pioneer of long-term filmmaking

IDFA: Helena Trestikova’s work epitomises the innovative role of long-term filmmaking, and the inextricable link between big and little histories.

Beyoncé and Jay-Z at the Louvre

The Carters' cry, «I can't believe we made it» is not just a plain, joyful celebration of their success – it is also an acknowledgment that beyond personal success, there are other victories to be won.

Unrest

In her personal portrayal of living a life with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome or «ME», director Jennifer Brea discloses the public aspect of her private, passive condition and shows how her suffering is a matter of long-standing power relations. [Director Jennifer Brea]

The Empire of Red Gold

By using production of tomato paste as an example, The Empire of Red Gold gives an astonishing insight on the uncomforting workings of globalism, and the means of production that has up until now never been revealed. [Director Jean-Baptiste Malet and Xavier Deleu]
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