Interview with Abe Kasbo of A Thousand and One Journeys: The Arab Americans

Abe Kasbo is the director, writer and executive producer of the film A Thousand and One Journeys: The Arab Americans, a documentary that explores the little known history of Arabs in the United States over the past 200 years. The film examines Arabs’ unique immigrant experience and search for the American dream through the personal stories of influential […]

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Interview with Alisa Lebow of Filming Revolution: A Meta-Documentary About Filmmaking in Egypt

Alisa Lebow is a filmmaker, film scholar and writer. She is originally from New York but currently based in London where she is a Reader in Film Studies at the University of Sussex. Alisa teaches and conducts research focused in political documentary film and media. She is also the creator of a project called Filming […]

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Another Kind of Girl Collective: Syrian Girls Make Movies

The Another Kind of Girl Collective is a series of workshops created for Syrian girls living in Jordanian refugee camps to learn about both the artistic and technical sides of photography and videography to help them tell their own stories.  The workshops were developed in 2014 by documentary filmmaker and educator Laura Doggett who was […]

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