FIRST WORLD WAR - THE STORY OF A GLOBAL CONFLICT
Ten historians from 10 countries give a brief history of the first world war through a global lens. Using original news reports, interactive maps and rarely-seen footage, including extraordinary scenes of troops crossing Mesopotamia on camels and Italian soldiers fighting high up in the Alps, the half-hour film explores the war and its effects from many different perspectives.
SOUT EL SHABAB
Two years after the first demonstrations in Tahrir Square, young Egyptians have discovered a taste for discussing and imagining a free and democratic country. France Culture talks about the changes that have come about from the revolution through a webdoc, which offers a portrait of five young people of the "Tahrir generation", a documentary and a magazine. [eb-hj]
HOMS - au coeur de la révolte syrienne
After sneaking in through Syria's borders, Caroline Poiron, photo reporter for Géopolis (France Télévisions), gives witness to the resistance movement from the heart of rebel town Homs.
DANS LES MURS DE LA CASBAH
The walls of Algier's Casbah bear a dual testimony to Algeria's history and to its current urban troubles. An open and participative immersion in the mythical neighbourhood at the origin of every change in the country. In French and Arabic.
DARFUR IS DYING
Serious game, 2009
Darfur is Dying is a viral video game for change that provides a window into the experience of the 2.5 million refugees in the Darfur region of Sudan. Players must keep their refugee camp functioning in the face of possible attack by Janjaweed militias. Players can also learn more about the genocide in Darfur that has taken the lives of 400,000 people, and find ways to get involved to help stop this human rights and humanitarian crisis.
Serious game, 2005
Food Force is a 3D simulation of humanitarian intervention on the virtual island of Sheylan. The player controls a team from the UN World Food Program, and encounters logistical difficulties you face in the delivery of food during a humanitarian crisis.
Life in spite of everything. 2 cities - Gaza (Palestine) and Sderot (Israel). 3 km, 2 videos per day. "Gaza Sderot” is built on webdocumentary episodes that are broadcast on the television channel Arte. For three months, a dozen journalists lived between Gaza and Sderot to investigate the lives of fourteen people and the impact the Arab-Israeli conflict has on them from day to day.