Palestinians in Gaza speak of life under Israeli occupation.
From Nollywood to politics: Nigeria's Kate Henshaw
08 Sep 2013 07:36 GMT | Arts & Culture, Europe
For the first time a documentary has won the top prize at the Venice Film Festival.
However, the decision has not been welcomed by all.
Al Jazeera's Phil Lavelle reports from Venice.
Source: Al Jazeera
Among hopefuls are some lesser-known names who usually find it much harder to get noticed.
Business & Economy, Arts & Culture, Europe
Movie about Israeli-Palestinian conflict claims to be something different with its unique way of shooting.
Politics, Arts & Culture, Europe
Arrests and jail time have failed to dissuade many of the country's artists from speaking out for democratic change.
Human Rights, Arts & Culture, Cuba
Fed up young people using social media have galvanised Guatemalans angry at corruption - and helped oust a president.
Corruption, Politics, Guatemala
Accusations of black magic causing disease and death have led to dozens of deaths during mob attacks in Assam state.
Human Rights, India, Asia
Execution-style killings by hooded gunmen put the spotlight on possible revenge-seeking police gone rogue.
Human Rights, Brazil, Latin America
More than 200,000 people sign parliamentary petition forcing MPs to debate increasing number of people UK allows in.
Europe, United Kingdom, Refugees, Syrian crisis
Father of boy whose body was found on a Turkish beach says he wants the world to see the plight of refugees.
War & Conflict, Human Rights, Turkey, Social media, Media
Abderrahmane Sissako, one of Africa's most prominent filmmakers, discusses his latest film, Islam, and events in Mali.
War & Conflict, Africa, Mali
How an Inuit community on the north coast of Greenland is pulling together to save their village and way of life.
Environment, Greenland, Climate Change
People & Power investigates South Korea's disturbing rise in suicides, particularly among the elderly.
Health, Asia, South Korea
After days on a crowded boat crossing the Mediterranean, one Syrian refugee family strives for a new future in Austria.
War & Conflict, Syria, Immigration