Going beyond the occasional news clip from Burma, Burma VJ brings us close to Burma’s video journalists, who insist on keeping up the flow of news from their closed country despite risking torture and life in jail. Armed with small handycams they report undercover; smuggle the material out of the country and have it broadcast back into Burma as well as in international media. An eye-opening story of courage and resilience.
A group made up of 500 Palestinians and Israelis join forces to bridge the gaps and promote peaceful coexistence between their peoples.
Beyond the Screen
The National Commission for Justice and Peace advises the Scottish Bishops’ Conference of the Catholic Church in matters relating to social justice, international peace and human rights, and promotes action in these areas.
ActionAid is a leading international charity working in over 45 countries, working with the poorest women and children in the world, changing their lives for good.