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Rebel Architecture

Synopsis
A six-part documentary series from Al Jazeera profiling architects who are using design as a form of activism and resistance to tackle the world’s urban, environmental and social crises. The series follows architects from Vietnam, Nigeria, Spain, Pakistan, Israel/Occupied West Bank and Brazil who believe architecture can do more than iconic towers and luxury flats - turning away from elite "starchitecture" to design for the majority. (25 mins. each episode).
Language
English
Country
Qatar
Year of release
2014
Year of production
2014
Subjects
Architecture; Environmental science
Keywords
environment; urban development; activism

Online availability

URI
http://www.filmsforaction.org/watch/rebel-architecture-2014/
Price
Free
Delivery
Streamed

Production Company

Name

Al Jazeera English

Email
distribution.int@aljazeera.net
Web
http://english.aljazeera.net/ External site opens in new window
Phone
+974 4489-7446
Fax
+974 4489-7472
Address
PO Box 23127
Doha
Qatar

Distributor

Name

Films for Action

Email
http://www.filmsforaction.org/contact/
Web
http://http://www.filmsforaction.org External site opens in new window

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