HUMAN RIGHTS

The Vigil for Sarah Everard

The Vigil for Sarah Everard

The Vigil for Sarah Everard Double Down News, 2021 (5 mins) Labour MP Zarah Sultana breaks down while recounting her own experience as a woman and her reaction to the murder of and vigil for Sarah Everard, pointing the finger at Priti Patel and Cressida Dick and...

The Fight for Mom’s House

The Fight for Mom’s House

The Fight for Mom's House Brandon Jourdan, Liberated Lens Collective, 2020 (13 mins) A short documentary about a group of homeless mothers who reclaimed a vacant house in Oakland, California, to provide safe housing for their children and to draw attention to the...

Robeson at HUAC

Robeson at HUAC

Robeson at HUAC Radio Play excerpt, 1988.  Post and edit, 2019 (11 mins)   Paul Robeson, an actor, singer, civil rights activist, and communist laid the groundwork for the civil rights movement in the US and a witch hunt was started, while many African-American...

Black Panthers Palestine

Black Panthers Palestine

Black Panthers Palestine Jewish Voice for Peace, Rebecca Pierce, 2017 (13 mins) The film follows Moroccan Jewish activist and former Israeli Black Panther leader Reuven Abergel as he leads a tour of the Musrara neighbourhood in Jerusalem. Reuven recounts the history...

Gabor Maté on Disillusion

Gabor Maté on Disillusion

Gabor Maté on Disillusion Pushback with Aaron Maté, 2019 (33 mins)Physician, mental health expert, and best-selling author Dr. Gabor Maté, a survivor of the Nazi Holocaust, talks powerfully about the importance of disillusion, and, in particular, his disillusion with...

Cancel Culture – For the Cancelled

Cancel Culture – For the Cancelled

Cancel Culture - For the Cancelled Ronan Burtenshaw, DDN, 2021 (15 mins) The editor of Tribune highlights the hypocrisy of our power-brokers and the people who have access to the media 24/7, complaining that their voices are being closed down. Meanwhile the voices of...

Calais Children – A Case to Answer

Calais Children – A Case to Answer

Calais Children - A Case to Answer Sue Clayton, 2018 (2 mins - trailer)Calais Children is a live campaign by Sue Clayton. And the compelling 62-minute film follows the scandal of what happened to almost 2000 lone children who were in the Calais Jungle as it burned...

Nostalgia for The Light

Nostalgia for The Light

Nostalgia for the Light Patricio Guzmán, 2010 (2 mins - trailer)In Chile, at an altitude of 3,000 metres, astronomers from around the world gather in the Atacama Desert to observe the stars. The transparency of the sky is such that it allows one to look to the far...

Tell Him We Miss Him – Jakub and In’am

Tell Him We Miss Him – Jakub and In’am

Tell Him We Miss Him - Jakub and In'am Dominika Blachnicka-Ciacek, 2015 (7 mins) Dominika, a Polish academic and activist who has taught both in the UK and Poland, made a series of films about the Palestinian diaspora. Jakub and In'am tells the story of a man who owns...

Chomsky on Propaganda

Chomsky on Propaganda

Chomsky on Propaganda Chomsky on Propaganda, BBC The Big Idea, 1996, (3 mins) This short clip from Andrew Marr’s interview of Noam Chomsky shows the astounding moment when Chomsky patiently explains to a perplexed Marr why the systemic bias of the media does not...

Frontera Invisibile

Frontera Invisibile

Frontera Invisibile Nicolás Richat & Nico Muzi, 2016 (28 mins)Frontera Invisible is the true story of Colombian communities trapped in the middle of the world’s longest war, in which big landowners’ rush for palm oil to produce ‘green’ fuel has displaced peasant...

Everyday Borders

Everyday Borders

Everyday Borders Orson Nava, 2017 (49 mins) Everyday Borders tells the story of how increasing numbers of people are being obliged to act as border-guards in the communities where they live and work. As they go about their activities as employers, landlords, health...

Labour Activists 4 Justice (No.4) – Colin O’Driscoll

Labour Activists 4 Justice (No.4) – Colin O’Driscoll

Labour Activist 4 Justice (No.4) - Colin O’Driscoll Labour Activist 4 Justice (No.4)  - Colin O'Driscoll, 2021 (2 mins) Colin O'Driscoll is a Labour Party member falsely and anonymously accused of antisemitism. His is the fourth of a series of interviews issued by...

Police Violence in France

Police Violence in France

Police Violence in France Matthew Casse, VICE News, 2020 (10 mins)George Floyd Is Reminding France of Its Own Systemic Racism. In June, while the U.S. took to the streets demanding justice for George Floyd, Parisians reignited their calls for justice for Adama Traoré,...

Does U.S. Want Assange Dead?

Does U.S. Want Assange Dead?

Does the US Want Julian Assange Dead? Aaron Bastani, Novara Media, 2021 (25 mins) In an interview with Novara Media following the recent UK judgement in the US attempt to extradite Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, former Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis tears...

On the Side of the Road

On the Side of the Road

On the Side of the Road Lia Tarachansky, Naretiv Productions, 2013 (1 hour 7 mins)  Former West Bank settler Lia Tarachansky looks at Israelis’ collective amnesia of the fateful events of 1948 when the state of Israel was born and most of the Palestinians became...

Israel is an Apartheid State

Israel is an Apartheid State

Israel is an Apartheid State Double Down News, 2020 (7 mins) Andrew Feinstein argues that Israel is a racist apartheid state which has annexed Palestinian territories in violation of international law and granted citizenship on the basis of ethnicity. Many Jews oppose...

Gary Younge on BLM

Gary Younge on BLM

Gary Younge on BLM Double Down News, 2020 (11 mins)  Gary Younge talks about the importance of the Black Lives Matter movement that, along with the Covid pandemic, has swept over nearly every community in the US, and beyond to cities and towns in Europe, India, Africa...

Forgotten Past: The 43 Group

Forgotten Past: The 43 Group

Forgotten Past: The 43 Group Momentum, 2019 (2 mins) Antisemitism in Britain did not end after World War II. The 43 Group of Jewish veterans took the fight to the fascists and defeated them. But antisemitism is not a thing of the past, and the fight against the racism...

Shared Legacies

Shared Legacies

Shared Legacies Shari Rogers, 2020 (3 mins - Trailer) This documentary feature looks at the way in which Jews stood alongside Black, Hispanic and Native Americans in the civil rights struggle, particularly after World War Two and the Nazi Holocaust. It traces the...

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This