Stories of Refugees and Migrants Fleeing War and Persecution

DVD - 2017
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The first-person stories of refugees and migrants fleeing war and persecution for Europe. Told through camera-phone footage filmed by the families themselves as they leave their homes on dangerous journeys seeking safety and refuge.
Publisher: [Boston, MA] : WGBH Eductional Foundation : Distributed by PBS Distribution, c2017
ISBN: 9781627899413
Branch Call Number: DVD 305.90691 Ex67 2017
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (approximately 120 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
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Apr 17, 2018

Another PBS winner. This story of a handful of mainly Syrian refugees seeking a new life in Europe-- over the course of a year. This documentary brings home their heartbreaking stories. One can only hope that the US switches gears to support the relocation of these forced migrants.

gorda May 05, 2017

This excellent FRONTLINE documentary about the European Refugee crisis that follows the lives of some families and individuals who are escaping their home countries be it Syria, Afghanistan and West Africa to different parts of Europe.
There are many aspects of the dangerous journeys that we are not aware of even watching the news. Sadly the human traffickers are liars, money takers and even sell ‘fake’ life jackets to the desperate refugees.
Sometimes it may take months and months of running and hiding. Some even practice swimming before leaving. Some images are from refugees smartphones recording their dangerous journeys. There is more to this than just crossing the Mediterranean Sea. Very tense to watch but well worth it.

Jan 09, 2017

Great old historical epic about the founding of Israel!!! Excellent cast and terrific music. If you have not seen this film, do so!!!! Four paws up from Abby Tabby and Kristi

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