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Controversial slavery doc to premiere at Sydney Film Festival

The Sydney Morning Herald reports on the documentary Stolen, set to premiere at the Sydney Film Festival, and the storm of controversy about it. The human interest doc focuses on the refugee camps in the Algerian desert, but the focus is mainly on the claims of slavery within the refugee camps.
June 11, 2009

The Sydney Morning Herald reports on the documentary Stolen, set to premiere at the Sydney Film Festival, and the storm of controversy about it. The human interest doc focuses on the refugee camps in the Algerian desert, but the focus is mainly on the claims of slavery within the refugee camps.

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Andrew Tracy joined Realscreen as associate editor in 2021, following 17 years as managing editor of the award-winning international film magazine Cinema Scope. From 2010 to 2020 he also held the position of senior editor at the Toronto International Film Festival, where he oversaw the flagship publication for the organization’s year-round Cinematheque programming and edited its first original monograph in a decade, Steve Gravestock’s A History of Icelandic Film. He was a scriptwriter and consultant on the first season of the Vice TV series The Vice Guide to Film, and his writing and reporting have been featured in such outlets as Cinema Scope, Reverse Shot, Sight & Sound, Cineaste, Film Comment, MUBI Notebook, POV, and Montage.

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