One of the significant documentaries of the 2004 Sundance Film Festival was Persons of Interest, a film that portrayed the human cost of the U.S. government’s anti-terrorist campaign in the days and months after September 11. A collaboration between dramatic fiction filmmaker Alison Maclean and
Faculty Spotlight: Deirdre Boyle Moderates at the Irish Arts Center for Film Western Sahara—A Deserted People
Set in the searing heat of the refugee camps in the desert of Algeria and in the occupied Western Sahara, Western Sahara—A Deserted People tells the compelling and moving story of how the Sahrawi people’s lives have been framed by poverty and injustice over their 40-year-long displacement.
UnionDocs is looking for intern candidates who study or work in film production, curation, or theory, with a vested interest in nonfiction media, programming, events, production, and storytelling. Since we are a small nonprofit, interns are an essential part of helping the space run smoothly.