articles by and resources for students
This article considers how the visual construction of Nick Broomflied’s docudrama ‘Battle for Haditha’ questions the nature of contemporary warfare.
The following article about ‘City of God’ is part of a resource bundle aimed at helping students plan, structure and write a critically informed film essay.
This structure resource will help with formulating your thoughts onto a one-page document, ready to be transformed into a fully developed essay.
This resource is specifically designed for film students required to closely analyse films based on a specific question set by your tutor/lecturer.
This article addresses some of the ethical considerations affecting the documentary filmmaker dealing with issues of conservation.
A student’s view: What role does the media play during wars and conflicts? Do the horrifying pictures have any impact on viewers located far away from the recorded conflicts?
A brief overview the historical development of the human rights within popular consciousness.
A student’s view: Marlene Wagner (University of Vienna) considers De Palma’s ‘Casualties of War’ as a story without heroes or winners.
Is it possible to trade, create and live in a way that honestly considers the rights of others? Purpose-driven business may just show us how.
How can one define human rights and do they carry any value? Kees van der Brom briefly considers this complex set of questions.
Thoughts on the challenges facing a practice-based researcher in film.
A review of Chaudhuri’s exciting contribution to the human rights cinema canon.
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