Keyword: humanitarian aid

The Last Face (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/14/2014
A love story set against the backdrop of war-torn Africa. Miguel, a heroic Spanish doctor, puts himself in harm's way to deliver medical treatment to the victims of military uprisings. Wren is the spokesperson for an organization that funds medical assistance for impoverished nations the world over. They meet in Liberia, where Wren is immediately impressed with Miguel's selflessness, medical skill...

Patient Zero (2015)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 01/25/2015

Prisoner of War (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/13/2014
Barefoot Artist

The Barefoot Artist (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 83 minutes Release date: 12/04/2014
This documentary traces Lily Yeh's evolution as an artist - from her first exposure to Chinese landscape painting as a young girl in China to the hauntingly beautiful memorial she designed to honor the victims of the 1994 genocide in Rwanda. It shows her methodology for community building - using art as the foundation - which she has developed over many years as she has worked in impoverished...
Dir: Daniel Traub
With: N/A

Poverty, Inc. (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 118 minutes Release date: 12/04/2014
Michael Matheson Miller spent four years traveling to 20 countries to meet with those who give and those who receive humanitarian foreign aid. What he found is that the system, initiated after World War II, is broken. He conducted more than 150 interviews, some with non-governmental organizations that profit from the aid industry and some with recipients who feel trapped by their "humanitarian way...

Fatal Assistance (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 02/27/2014
This documentary takes us on a 2-year journey inside the challenging, contradictory and colossal rebuilding efforts in post-earthquake Haiti. Through its provocative and radical point of view, it offers a devastating indictment of the international community's post-disaster idealism, noting that a major portion of the money pledged was never disbursed or used for reconstruction. The unstoppable...
Dir: Raoul Peck
With: N/A