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The journal of short film. Vol. 9, Fall 2007. [videorecording].

Publication:
Columbus, OH : Journal of Short Film, LLC, 2007.
Format/Description:
Video
1 videodisc (ca. 98 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Subjects:
Burma -- Social conditions.
Honduras -- Social conditions.
Chechnya -- Social conditions.
Bulgaria -- Social conditions.
Brazil -- Social conditions.
Sudan -- Social conditions.
Mexico -- Social conditions.
Congo (Democratic Republic) -- Social conditions.
Minorities -- Crimes against.
Genocide.
Political corruption.
Short films.
Motion pictures.
Form/Genre:
Short films.
Documentary films.
Propaganda films.
Newsreels.
Language:
In English, Spanish, Chechen, Bulgarian, Portuguese, and several other languages all with English subtitles and some English voiceover.
System Details:
DVD, NTSC, Region 1.
Summary:
This collection of short films was each co-produced by the independent human rights organization Witness. Each film documents an ongoing crime against humanity.
Contents:
Shoot on sight : the ongoing military junta offensive against civilians in Eastern Burma (13 min. : sd., col. ; 2007)
Garifunas holding ground (11 min. : sd., col. ; 2004)
Crying sun : the impact of war in the mountains of Chechnya [excerpt] (4 min. : sd., col. ; 2007)
Equal access : integrated education for Romani children in Bulgaria (16 min. : sd., col. ; 2006)
Bound by promises : contemporary slavery in rural Brazil (17 min. : sd., col. ; 2006)
Darfur destroyed (6 min. : sd., col. ; 2004)
Dual injustice : feminicide and torture in Ciudad Juárez (16 min. : sd., col. ; 2005)
Awaiting tomorrow (15 min. : sd., col. ; 2006).
Notes:
Videodisc release of seven short films and one excerpt from a longer film produced between 2002 and 2007.
"WITNESS collaborative issue."--Container.
Aspect ratio 1.33:1 (all films).
Contributor:
Witness (Project) , Producer
Contains:
Shoot on sight [videorecording]
Garifunas holding ground [videorecording]
Crying sun [videorecording]
Equal access [videorecording]
Bound by promises [videorecording]
Darfur destroyed [videorecording]
Dual injustice [videorecording]
Awaiting tomorrow [videorecording]
OCLC:
176629998
Status/Location:
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