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· October, 2013

Stories about Film from October, 2013

26 October 2013

VIDEO: The Human Cost of Development in India

A proposed steel plant is threatening the homes and livelihoods of residents in Jagatsinghapur, India. Activists are fighting an uphill battle against the governments and company behind the project.

12 October 2013

Documentary Libido Challenges Egyptians to Talk About Sex

Libido is a short documentary discussing sexuality in Egypt. Following the internet sensation, Global Voices Online's Ahmed Awadalla probes further and talks to the filmmaker Youssef Alimam.

The Great Gatsby Resonates with Urban Chinese Youth

4 October 2013

Pro and Anti-Military Rallies Planned for Egypt's Tahrir Square

Trinidad & Tobago, Grenada: “The Killing of a Revolution”

Open Screenplay Competition at the Barranquilla Creative Commons Film Festival

Organizers invite both new and experienced producers from around the world to make a production based on screenplays written and distributed under a Creative Commons license.

1 October 2013

‘Mainstream Media Isn't Enough': The Rise of Brazilian Media Collective Nigeria

Pedro Rocha of media collective Coletivo Nigéria tells about the experience producing the documentary "Vandalism" about Brazil's Vinegar Revolt protests earlier this year.