This is a guest post by filmmaker Gayle Ferraro, the director of a new documentary looking at Grameen America. Financed and released by Sundance Institute, Participant Media, and Skoll Foundation, “To Catch A Dollar” takes a look at at microfinance in America: how can the same principles of Grameen be applied in “developed” societies? The special one-hour documentary will premier Monday, January 6th at 9:00 pm ET on the…Continue
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On the 4th of May MasterPeace launched their first mini-documentary ‘Music above Fighting.’ This video tells the heart-breaking stories of three people in different conflict areas who are fed up with thesituation they live in. They make music with people from the otherside of the border and tell about the conflict. The movie is filmed on theborders of India/Pakistan, Israel/Palestine and Northern Ireland, at placeswhere the borders are…Continue
Added by MasterPeace on May 10, 2012 at 10:34am — No Comments
Congratulations to all folks associated with the PBS film, Good Fortune, who last night won a News & Documentary Emmy Award! A well-deserved recognition, this is a must-see film for anyone concerned with aid effectiveness.
Good Fortune is (as of last night) an Emmy-winning PBS documentary that is a provocative exploration of how massive international efforts to alleviate…Continue
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