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THE CULTURAL JOURNEY TO TIMBUKTU @SOAS

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"THE CULTURAL JOURNEY TO TIMBUKTU"

Director, Marco Romano This musical documentary reflects the importance of culture and music in a country like Mali. Its populations and economy have been torn apart by a war that's not theirs to fight. How can a peaceful country with an incredible cultural heritage like Mali get destabilised in such a short time? What are the effect on the people and the long standing culture? (52 minutes)

"CLINICA DE MIGRANTES- LIFE, LIBERTY AND THE PURSUIT OF HAPPINESS

Director, Maxim Pozdorovkin An unprecedented look into the workings of one of the only health clinics that serves America's untouchable class - undocumented immingrants. By law, illegal immigrants cannot obtain health insurance, and reeive no regular medical treatment. At Puentes, a team of volunteers attend to an ever=grwimng population of housekeepetrs , prep cooks and construction workers. (38 minutes)

"NOON"

Director, Munaf Ibrahim A short film from Iraq (fictional) about a young officer who losers his feet through a detonated IED. Back home, he sees his life as hopeless and sets out to commit suicide. At the last minute, he changes his mind, saving the lives of his Christian neighbour from ISIS. The film is one of new genre which seeks to encourage diversity and acceptance of other faiths. (10 minutes)

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