Some aspects of identity are in flux shaped by memory and experience, whilst others remain constant within a community or person. Discover how young people have grappled with gang identity, national identity and growing up.
Our reporters find themselves in the middle of a Xhosa funeral in Gugulethu. Here they capture the sights and sounds of the traditional Catholic ceremony over-layed with African songs, and the lively wake with plenty of food and friends.
Blacks and Coloured people have been living together in Delft for 13 years, but are not united. Our reporters investigate the tensions and divides that exist between these groups, and suggest we take a cue from the children of Delft.
Our young filmmakers from Palestine tackle the sensitive issue of gender discrimination in this drama – which follows the lives of a brother and sister living with their mother while their father is away.
Are we born with dreams or goals? This short film focuses on interviewing locals from the Morros dos Prazeres favela, Rio de Janeiro to ask them this very question. All footage is shot on a mobile phone and edited by the participants from the Level 2 documentary workshop.
This “behind the scenes” documentary charts the progress of the workshop held in Al Rowwad Cultural Centre, Aida Camp, Bethlehem, Palestine, July 2008. Listen as participants share their experience of learning to make films using mobile phones!