The Dictator Hunter

by Klaartje Quirijns and Pieter van Huystee

An American lawyer and son of a Holocaust survivor along with a Chadian survivor work in a fight against all odds to bring brutal dictator Hissène Habré, to justice.

Global Voices, Global Perspectives Collection

The Fighting Spirit

by George Amponsah, Jacqui Timberlake, and Mike Tait

Three young boxers from Bukom, Ghana try to navigate the glittering prizefighting rings of Europe and North America through triumph and defeat.

Global Perspectives Collection, AfroPop, Global Voices

Impossible Journeys

by John Murray

A two-part series that follows the greatest traditional journeys from around the world as seen through the eyes of people who still travel them.

Global Perspectives Collection

In the Shadow of Ebola

by Gregg Mitman and Sarita Siegel

A Liberian student, his family and a nation torn apart by the Ebola outbreak find inner resolve to combat the virus’s spread.

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Iron Ladies of Liberia

by Daniel Junge, Siatta Scott-Johnson, Henry Ansbacher, and Jonathan Stack

Go behind the scenes with Africa’s first freely elected female head of state, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, of Liberia.

Global Voices, Women and Girls Lead, Global Perspectives Collection, Independent Lens

Mrs. Goundo's Daughter

by Barbara Attie and Janet Goldwater

One mother's fight for political asylum in the United States to protect her daughter from female genital cutting, a traditional practice in their home country of Mali.

AfroPop

The Supreme Price

by Joanna Lipper

The Supreme Price tells the story of Hafsat Abiola, a daughter determined to realize her parents' dreams of alleviating poverty and bringing democracy to Nigeria.

Global Voices

Survivors

by Banker White and Anna Fitch

Through the eyes of Sierra Leonean filmmaker Arthur Pratt, Survivors presents a heart-connected portrait of his country during the Ebola outbreak, exposing the complexity of the epidemic and the sociopolitical turmoil that lies in its wake.

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