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Documentary Magazine

The Winter 2021 cover of the magazine features illustration by Sawsan Chalabi. 3 individuals are beaming lights at each other from where their faces would be. There are three birds and some clouds in the background.

Winter 2021

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The Winter 2021 issue takes up where Getting Real ‘20 left off, when, in the midst of a firestorm of a year, a global assembly of attendees addressed head-on the issues and themes that had been driving the community. 

IDA-Supported Doc of the Week

April 22nd is the 51st anniversary of Earth Day. In this week's Doc of the Week, we follow two brothers from the indigenous Koli community of Mumbai: Rakesh, a guardian of traditional practices and Ganesh, the modern man who places his faith in technology. Swept up in the turmoil of overfishing, pollution and climate change, can their friendship survive?