Rebel Music

2016
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S1 Ep5 - Egypt

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Egypt - There was blood on the streets during Egypt’s Arab Spring as furious citizens raged against Hosni Mubarak’s oppressive regime. Since then, civil rights have continued to deteriorate, and a second revolution was sparked to oust the Morsi regime. The filmmakers were on the ground in the midst of this conflict and in the aftermath of the protests in June 2013, documenting the stories of a few courageous young people working to revolutionise mindsets that have tainted their nation. (Final) ...
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S1 Ep4 - Israel

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Israel - This episode delves beyond newspaper headlines to hear the stories of the musicians, writers and visual artists at the heart of the struggle in the West Bank. They embody the spirit of art and activism as they share stories of the past and visions for a brighter future. (Ep.3) (From the US, in English and Arabic) (Documentary Series) PG
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S1 Ep2 - Mali

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Mali - Mali, once the bustling centre of West African music, sits on the brink of civil war. Radical Islamist groups clash with the government while the country is reeling from the withdrawal of French fiscal and military support. When music, the very lifeblood of Malian culture, becomes the subject of extreme censorship, a defiant underground group of musicians rise up, rallying their countrymen for a return to democracy and freedom. (Ep.2) (From the US, in English and Arabic) (Documentary Ser...
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S1 Ep1 - Afghanistan

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Afghanistan -The first episode in this new five-part series shares the real story of Afghanistan - one that's much more than just a war-torn media headline. Though the Taliban leadership was overthrown during the 2001 American invasion, their restrictive influence still persists throughout the country. As young students and artists risk their lives in pursuit of free speech and equality, they give audiences an inside look into a rich culture evolving under intense pressure. (Ep.1) (From the US,...
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S1 Ep3 - Mexico

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Mexico - Mexican border towns have long been plagued by violence, and Tijuana is no exception. Local musicians confront the drug-related bloodshed that turned this famous party town into a warzone following the economic fallout from the 9/11 terrorist attacks, and work to turn the town into one of Mexico’s cultural havens. (S.1,Ep.3) (From the US) (Documentary Series) M(L)
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