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  1. Concerning Violence: Nine Scenes from the Anti-Imperialistic Self-Defense (2015)

    Director
    Goran Hugo Olsson
    Subject
    History
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 85 minutes), £15.99

    CONCERNING VIOLENCE is both an archive-driven documentary covering the most daring moments in the struggle for liberation in the Third World, as well as an exploration into the mechanisms of decolonisation...

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  2. Congorilla (2015)

    Producer
    Martin E. Johnson; Osa Johnson
    Subject
    Natural history; Travel & tourism
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 0 PAL, 67 mins.), $24.95

    Documentary. The first sound movie made entirely in Africa, CONGORILLA chronicles Martin and Osa Johnson’s 3rd trip between 1930 and 1931. They visit familiar territory in Kenya and Tanzania before moving...

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  3. Africa’s Information Revolution: Rhetoric and Reality (2015)

    Subject
    Development studies; Information technology

    Video podcast from the Oxford Internet Institute. Padrig Carmody analyses the phenomenal recent growth in mobile phone and internet usage in Africa. Based on over two hundred firm level interviews in...

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  4. Barefoot Revolution, A (2015)

    Director
    Christian Carmosino
    Subject
    Politics & government
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 0 PAL, 52 minutes), £125.00 (University licence)

    Documentary from Burkina Faso about the revolution of October 2014 which overturned the government of President Blaise Compaoré. The film was made by Christian Carmosino whose eyewitness footage of the...

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  5. On Beauty (2015)

    Director
    Joannna Rudnick
    Subject
    Social Studies; Women’s studies
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 0 NTSC, 31 minutes), $295

    Documentary short about challenging norms and redefining beauty. ON BEAUTY follows fashion photographer Rick Guidotti, who left the fashion world when he grew frustrated with having to work within the...

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  6. Fire in the Blood (2014)

    Director
    Dylan Gray
    Subject
    Medical sciences; Social Studies
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 84 minutes), £6.98

    FIRE IN THE BLOOD tells the story of how Western pharmaceutical companies and governments aggressively blocked access to low-cost AIDS drugs for the countries of Africa and the global south after 1996,...

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  7. Rift! Geologic Clues to What’s Tearing Africa Apart (2014)

    Subject
    Geology

    East Africa is one of the most geologically intriguing places on the planet: a place where the African continent is literally ripping apart. Deep rift valleys, active volcanoes, and hot springs are dramatic...

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  8. World in Action: Volume 4 (2014)

    Subject
    Media studies; Politics & government; Social Studies
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 628 minutes), £14.40

    This DVD collects a number of notable episodes from the ITV current affairs series which ran from 1963-1999. The Granada-produced series was trailblazing and hard-hitting, choosing subjects that other...

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  9. Beyond Forgiving (2013)

    Director
    Imo Karam
    Subject
    Religious studies; Social Studies
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 30 minutes), £15.50

    A documentary depicting the journey of Gin Fourie and Letlapa Mphahlele from South Africa in bringing healing and reconciliation to their country. Gin and Letlapa form an unlikely team; a white Christian...

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  10. Nelson Mandela Story, The: Resistance (2013)

    Subject
    Politics & government
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 60 minutes), £12.99

    Documentary. A chronological account of Nelson Mandela’s life, featuring interviews with Mandela, Winnie Mandela, family members as well as archive footage.

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