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H2A and Third World Newsreel's Indie Distribution Label

The Hip-Hop Association (H2A) and Third World Newsreel (TWN) partner in H2ONEWSREEL, a distribution label offering the best in Hip-Hop media, education, and culture.

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The TWN 2016 Production Workshop & Seminars are coming soon!

   The 2015 Production Workshop is almost done and applications for the 2016 term will be available soon.The TWN Evening Seminars just finished in November. We hosted The Throwaways, Grace Lee and Daphne McWilliams. See the past lineup. 

2015/2016: Winter at TWN

TWN films featured at Lincoln Center, MoMA and PS 1. More grants, internships and Herman Lew in memoriam.  Read More  Screenings, awards and more.

On the Bride's Side (Io sto con la sposa)

Antonio Augugliaro, Gabriele Del Grande & Khaled Soliman Al Nassiry

In Milan, five refugees of the Syrian Civil War and survivors of the October 11, 2013, migrant shipwreck in Lampedusa meet an Italian journalist and a Palestinian-Syrian poet who are eager to help the group reach Sweden, a safe haven for migrants. How can the group traverse the European continent from Milan to Stockholm without being stopped at the borders of Italy, France, Germany, Denmark and Sweden? What if they pretend they are on their way to a wedding party? What border patrol agent would ever stop a bride to check her documents? With a Palestinian friend dressed up as the bride and more than a dozen Italian and Syrian friends as wedding guests, the group crosses halfway over Europe on a four-day journey of almost two thousand miles. This emotionally charged journey not only brings out the stories, hopes and dreams of the five refugees and their new friends, but also reveals an unknown side of Europe – a transnational and supportive Europe that opposes the restrictive laws th more...

Special Collections

Assembled for your classroom and exhibition use, Third World Newsreel's Special Collections groups titles from our library of films and videos around important issues.


Call for Change

The CALL FOR CHANGE 2005 series was a Third World Newsreel project which brought together socially conscious mediamakers of color to produce short videos on communities of color and their state of America. Learn More

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