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Cover of Spring 2021 issue of Documentary magazine with filmmaker kneeling on the ground, shooting a stray dog, also lying down on its side

Spring 2021

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In the latest issue of #DocumentaryMag, we carry forward the spirit of Getting Real ‘20, building a more robust and representative world of stakeholders. The loosely defined collection of features addresses a range of intentionality and purpose as we consider the parameters of a post-COVID world.

IDA-Supported Doc of the Week

a person in a thick jacket holds up a photograph of four children in front of an old building
Directed by
Hasan Oswald

July 30th is the World Day against Trafficking in Persons 2021. In this week's Doc of the Week, we follow three orphaned siblings who attempt to rebuild their lives after surviving kidnapping and enslavement by ISIS from 2014 - 2017.