cinema with a conscience

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Tenzin Dolker in 'The  Sweet Requiem' directed by Ritu Sarin and Tenzing Sonam of White Crane Films, photo by Pablo Bartholomew
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“To see with compassion”: Filmmakers Ritu Sarin and Tenzing Sonam talk about their stunning latest ‘The Sweet Requiem’

by E. Nina Rothe
Elia Suleiman and Gael García Bernal in a still from Suleiman's 'It Must Be Heaven'
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“Putting the spotlight on Arab cinema more than ever”: DFI in the time of an embargo

by E. Nina Rothe
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Sea of Shadows: New Eco Documentary Serves to Save Endangered Species & Curb Cartels

by Jared Feldschreiber
A still from 'Heroes Don't Die' featuring  Adèle Haenel and Jonathan Couzinié
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Aude Léa Rapin on her film ‘Heroes Don’t Die’: “To live better, people need to believe in something”

by E. Nina Rothe
The specially built cinema inside Guy's Hospital in London
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Cinema which does good, for the good of mankind: MediCinema in Cannes

by E. Nina Rothe
Actress Lyna Khoudri in a still from 'Papicha' by Mounia Meddour
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“Redefine what a heroine is”: Algerian filmmaker Mounia Meddour on her ‘Papicha’ in Cannes

by E. Nina Rothe
Pamela Mendoza in a still from Melina León's 'Cancion sin nombre'
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“To know in first person what it feels like to be oppressed”: ‘Canción sin nombre’ by Melina León in Cannes

by E. Nina Rothe
A still from Franco Lolli's 'Litigante' playing in the Critics' Week in Cannes
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In ‘Litigante’ filmmaker Franco Lolli deals with his mommy issues, beautifully

by E. Nina Rothe
A still from 'Hook Up 2.0' by Dana Nachman
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Hook Up 2.0 and That Which Does Not Kill: Two films navigating sex in the age of #MeToo

by E. Nina Rothe
Agnès Varda photographed by Julia Fabry, courtesy of the Doha Film Institute
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Life Hacks: Valuable lessons I learned from master filmmakers at Qumra

by E. Nina Rothe
Filmmaker Rithy Panh in Qatar, photo courtesy of the Doha Film Institute
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“Cinema has a responsibility”: Rithy Panh on history repeating and the power of remembrance

by E. Nina Rothe
Kim Snauwaert in a still from 'The Best of Dorien B.' by Anke Blondé
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Watch It! Lessons I learned from phenomenal women in cinema at this year’s IFFR

by E. Nina Rothe

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