Tag: violence

The iconic Glock
(Weapon of Choice)

Despite a somewhat sprawled narrative, this collection of stories around the gun named Glock is worth your attention.

An extremist self-portrait
(Exit)

How do you opt out of a community that expects life-long allegiance and responds to dissenters with brutal retributions? In Exit, Karen Winther depicts the hazardous struggle for liberation.

How the European community became a criminal coalition
(Eldorado)

Eldorado is a testament to the increased brutalisation of our human perception over the last decade.

Another day in the death of America

Another Day in the Death of America draws a grim picture of today's America and is by far one of the most influential books on arms and shootings in the US.

More guns?

At one point in my life I considered buying a handgun.

Raising women’s voices

Turkey's women's festival may be a drop in the ocean of the poisoned patriarchy that pollutes the world, but its part of a current that is growing in power, pace and spread.

The language of rebellion
(Concerning Violence)

Concerning violence is one of the best films I have even seen on repression and rebellion.

DEFIANCE IS PRESENT

Özge Calafato looks at some of the most compelling recent documentary works from the Arab World.

BEING PART OF THE CIRCLE

Veteran filmmaker Joan Churchill was the recipient of this year’s Outstanding Achievements in Documentary Filmmaking Award at Camerimage, Poland’s prestigious International Film Festival of the Art of Cinematography.

FOCUS ON RUSSIA

Russia was one of the main themes at the Movies That Matter Festival this spring. Entitled ‘Russian Spring’, the program dedicated to this complex country combined documentaries, debates and music and it was part of the Netherlands-Russia 2013 Year.
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