Breaking the spellLewis, Tim & Ream, Tim & Rock, Sir Chuck A., 1999
The WTO ministerial congress always receives massive attention from the anti capitalist movement. The protesters form the dynamic and energetic center of this documentary.
Angels on our shoulderSpitz, Andy, 2008
On Saturday 17 march 2008, 4 days after xenophobic violence erupted in Alexandra, South Africa, the squatter camps and townships around Germiston and Primrose exploded.
Power and Terror - Noam Chomsky in Our TimesJunkerman, John, 2002
Have you always wanted to attend to a lecture of the famous intellectual and critic Noam Chomsky but never had the opportunity? Now is your chance to hear his argumentation and see him connect with his audience.
Forest of CrocodilesAitken, Mark, 2009
How do white South-Africans deal with their fears of crime, violence and black people?
When the war is overVerster, Francois, 2002
This film deals with the after-effects of the South African struggle against Apartheid, as experienced by survivors from the Bonteheuwel Military Wing (BMW), a militant teenage self-defense unit from the mid-1980s and a guerrilla branch of the ANC.
Balls or bulletsHeijnen, Hans, 1998
In the notorious township of Johannesburg, Soweto, the lives of the residents are filled with criminality and violence. This documentary shows how football can be an alternative for a criminal life.
NicaraguenseGreen Fleming, Julia, 2005
Nicaraguense tells the story of Nicaraguan immigrants living in Costa Rica's capital, San Jose.
CurunduEndara Mislov, Ana, 2007
Seen through the eyes of local photographer Kenneth, the documentary presents a candid portrait of the Panamanian shanty district Curundu.
El porvenirEstrada, Oscar, 2008
El porvenir tells the story of a violent clash between members of the Mara 18 gang and common prisoners at the penal farm El Porvenir; in the Honduran city La Ceiba, on the morning of April 5, 2003.
Weapons of violenceSoto, Rodrigo, 2005
'The Weapons of Violence' tells the story of violence in Central America.
The day you love meJaugey, Florence, 1999
A candid observation of domestic abuse and machismo in Nicaragua's capital Managua, The day you love me follows the daily procedures of the Police Commissary for women and children.
MegacitiesGlawogger, Michael, 1998
Bombay, Mexico City, Moscow, New York: seductive, yet repellent monsters. The contradiction insinuates itself into the daily lives of those who populate these megacities. In 12 chapters the inhabitants of Megacities share their lives and experiences.