Showing 1 - 10 of 27 titles with a criteria of Subject is Political Geography
A very personal journey through Europe and the structures that guarantee our “civilized” world.
KimStim | 2011 | 90 minutes
Fifty years ago the entire Creole population of the Chagos Islands was expelled by the British authorities. This secret operation took place in order to lease the largest island to the US Navy so that it could install a military base. Now Chagossian exiles embark on a struggle to return home.
Andana Films | 2019 | 82 minutes
BELFAST GIRLS is a quiet, powerful story of two young women growing up in a city where neighbors are cut off from each other by permanent concrete and corrugated iron screens. These so-called “peace walls” have also become mental walls, dividing one community from another. Living in different worlds within the same city, Mairéad Mc Ilkenny and Christine Savage share the legacy of 30 years of conflict in Northern Ireland. With insightful clarity, Swedish director Malin Andersson reveals how, in their daily struggles and triumphs, these two strong women have more in common with each other than they have differences.
Women Make Movies | 2006 | 58 minutes
The story of the first international conference on Africa, which established its division amongst the European powers, and created Congo as a personal possession of the Belgian king.
Icarus Films | 2010 | 84 minutes
Examines the lifetime work of Nobel Peace Prize nominee Vamik Volkan, a psychiatrist who brings enemy groups together for dialogue in traumatized areas of the globe.
Bullfrog Films | 2021 | 58 minutes
"Old West" meets "New West" in the work of independent writer, publisher, artist, and activist Jim Stiles.
Bullfrog Films | 2008 | 86 minutes
Unravels the ways that years of one-party rule have reshaped democracy in Wisconsin, where voters are finding their lives increasingly irrelevant to state lawmakers.
Bullfrog Films | 2021 | 87 minutes
A tight-knit group of friends travel to Cumberland County, North Carolina — the 2016 'posterchild' for voter suppression — intent on proving that the big idea of American democracy can be defended by small acts of individual citizens.
Bullfrog Films | 2018 | 76 minutes
John Pilger reveals that the United States and China, both nuclear-armed, may well be on the road to war. The film is both a warning and an inspiring story of resistance.
Bullfrog Films | 2017 | 112 minutes
John Pilger's horrifying expose of the West's complicity in the twenty-year genocide in East Timor.
Bullfrog Films | 2006 | 75 minutes