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  1. Contempt of Conscience (2008)

    Director
    Joe Jenkins
    Subject
    Philosophy; Politics & government
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 50 minutes), £25.00

    At the beginning of the 20th century 80% of war casualties were combatants. At the beginning of the 21st century 80% of war casualties were civilians. Today, civilians pay for war like never before. As the...

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  2. War Feels Like War (2007)

    Director
    Esteban Uyarra
    Subject
    History; Media studies; Military Science
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 60 minutes), £14.99

    In the build up to the Iraq war over 3,000 journalists gathered in Kuwait City. A chosen minority were allowed to live and move with the armed forces. The rest, who became known as unilaterals, were stopped...

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  3. Iraq in Fragments (2007)

    Director
    James Longley
    Subject
    Social Studies
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 90 minutes), £19.99

    This incredibly photographed, well-balanced documentary looks at life in war-torn Iraq through the eyes of Shiites, Sunnis and Kurds and is the sum of the two years American director James Longley struggled...

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  4. Road to Guantanamo (2006)

    Director
    Michael Winterbottom
    Subject
    Media studies; Politics & government
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 95 minutes), £15.99

    A dramatisation of the fate of the the so-called "Tipton Three" - locked up in Guantanamo Bay for over two years without a trial. Interviews with the real men involved are blended with re-enacted action.

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  5. Wmd: Weapons of Mass Deception (2006)

    Director
    Daniel Schechter
    Subject
    Media studies; Politics & government
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 98 minutes), £14.99

    A damning expose of American media bias during the Iraq war, in which the filmmakers criticise Pentagon propaganda and media complicity, interview many insiders and unearth exclusive material to make their...

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  6. Committing Poetry in Time of War (2006)

    Director
    Eric Sorotkin
    Subject
    Literature; Politics & government
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 111 minutes), £15.99

    This documentary tells the story of teacher Bill Nevins who was fired from his job as a high school teacher in Albuquerque, New Mexico, when he encouraged his students to write poetry protesting against the...

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  7. Uncovered: The War in Iraq (2005)

    Director
    Robert Greenwald
    Subject
    Military Science; Politics & government
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 0, 84 minutes), £17.99

    Explores the alleged scare-mongering tactics employed by the US government to justify their invasion of Iraq following the events of September 11, 2001. The film deconstructs the administration’s case for...

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  8. Government Inspector, The (2005)

    Subject
    Drama; Media studies; Politics & government

    Drama telling the story of Dr David Kelly, an expert caught between the government and the BBC over the war in Iraq. THE GOVERNMENT INSPECTOR is based on extensive original research and was written and...

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  9. Bringing the War Home: On the Road with Wide Eyes Open (2005)

    Subject
    History
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 12 minutes), £18.00

    Short film by the American Friends Service Committee (Quakers) about the touring exhibition of empty boots & shoes which has opened eyes and stirred emotions. Why? Because this footwear was actually worn by...

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  10. Fahrenheit 9/11 (2004)

    Director
    Michael Moore
    Subject
    History; Politics & government
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 114 minutes), £19.99

    Michael Moore’s critique of how the Bush government used the events of September 11, 2001 to forward its own agenda. One of the most controversial documentaries of all time. DVD extras: a montage of...

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