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The Look of Silence

Produced with support from the Bertha Foundation, The Freedom of Expression Foundation, and the Finnish Film Foundation, Joshua Oppenheimer’s new documentary The Look of Silence follows a 44-year-old optometrist named Adi Rukun who confronts the men who killed his brother in the 1965 Indonesian genocide. Read more


Moving Walls 21

Moving Walls is the annual documentary photography exhibition produced by the Open Society Foundations Documentary Photography Project. The 2013-2014 show featured a diverse group of works covering a wide range of issues. Read more


The Act of Killing

The Act of Killing

Director and Co-Producer: Joshua Oppenheimer Producer: Sygne Byrge Sørensen Website: Funding Key Funder: Anonymous The filmmakers write: “We could not have done this without our outreach funder. We do not have money for this kind of outreach, and we would never be able to raise that kind of money out of a film budget. But please note […]

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Cesar Chavez

A cinematic portrayal of famed labor organizer Cesar E. Chavez, focusing on Chavez’s fearless determination in organizing the largest non-violent protest in U.S. history to accomplish his ultimate goal of obtaining basic human rights for over 50,000 farm workers in California. Read more


The E-Team

This documentary follows the Emergencies Team — or E-Team — the boots on the ground division of a respected, international human rights group. Read more


God Loves Uganda

As an American-influenced bill to make homosexuality punishable by death wins widespread support, tension in Uganda mounts and an atmosphere of murderous hatred takes hold. Read more


You Can’t A/B Test Your Response to Syria


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