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Kurdish voices grow stronger through film
Kurdish filmmakers are using cinema to broach sensitive topics in Turkey, but major challenges persist.
Last updated: 13 May 2014 11:30 GMT
Saving the lost generation of Kurds
The Kurds must be given full rights and treated as equals if there is to be any hope for future generations.
Last updated: 08 May 2012 15:54 GMT
Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll
A portrayal of the life of British singer-songwriter Ian Dury.
The Fabulous Picture Show
Last updated: 19 Feb 2010 13:42 GMT
French, Iranian films top Spanish prizes
"Half Moon" by Iran's Bahman Ghobadi and "Mon fils a moi" [My Son] by Frenchman Martial Fougeron have shared the Golden Shell prize for best film at the 2006 San Sebastian film festival.
Last updated: 30 Sep 2006 18:20 GMT
Film maker says Iran restricts creativity
Bahman Ghobadi, Iranian director, whose film "Half Moon" has been highly praised at the
film festival, says it is increasingly difficult to work in
Last updated: 29 Sep 2006 12:35 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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