Big Brother in the Middle East
Director Sarah Vos was given the rare opportunity to film behind the scenes of this Arab version and shows the struggle between the conservative part of the Arab world and the younger generation as after just nine days, 'Big Brother' was taken off the air. This documentary gives a rather unique insight into Arab confusion about morals and Western freedom, at a moment when more than ever the Western and Arab worlds watch each other with suspicion.
Buddha as a Book
At the annual World Peace Ceremony in Bodhgaya, India, over Two hundred thousend Buddhist books are distributed.
It is an initiative of Tarthang Tulku Rinpoche, his life-task-project is to replace the Tibetan Buddhist texts, that were destroyed by the Chinese government.
Noise is my Voice
The African-urban documentary 'Noise is my voice' tells the story of several Hip´Hop artists using their talents to survive the daily struggle in the slums of Nairobi. It also features the start up of Ghetto Radio which goal is to give these artists a chance to be heard.
The Castle is a 10 min short shot on 35mm. It´s about two friends jailed for a corporate crime. Having made their prison time pretty cosy, one day their routine gets disturbed by the arrival of a new prisoner.
This 4 minute short is the result of a collaboration between the London film School and the National Gallery. Every student chooses a specific picture as source of inspiration, in this case Diana & Endymion by Pierre Subleyras.