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Women in direction
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Women in direction

The role of women in the film industry is growing around the world, and they are increasingly taking on the jobs of producer, screenwriter and director, illustrating a devotion to the cinema beyond the traditional norms. To demonstrate the different and unusual views of a number of today’s directors of […]

Human Rights Watch Film Festival
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Human Rights Watch Film Festival

This year will mark the fifteenth edition of the Human Rights Watch Film Festival which tackles themes related to human rights in different parts of the world through both documentaries and fiction films. From the start of the festival on the 23rd March to its closure on the 1st April […]

Living with a murderer
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Living with a murderer

Brian and Leslie Jenkins lived a normal life in Chatham, Ontario, with their 18 and 20-year-old children Jennifer and Mason. On the 6th January 1998 the lives of every member of this family were irreversibly disrupted when Jennifer was murdered in her own home by a series of rifle shots. […]

“A man came and took her”
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“A man came and took her”

Ola is an eight-year old girl whose disappearance has disrupted the apparent tranquillity of a small, rural village in Poland, where, added to the drama, creeping doubts begin to settle into the minds of the townspeople. Directed by Polish film makers Jedrzej Niestroj and Przybyl Rafal, “A Man Came and […]