The Economist Film Project



'We Still Live Here' Traces Comeback of Wampanoag Indian Language

Nov. 10, 2011

On Thursday's NewsHour, we'll feature an excerpt of "We Still Live Here," which tells the story of the return of the Wampanoag Indian language, the first time a language with no native speakers has been revived in this country. It's part of our series, in partnership with The Economist magazine, showcasing the art of filmmaking.

'Last Train Home' Traces Travels of China's Migrant Workers

Sept. 22, 2011

In "Last Train Home" filmmaker Lixin Fan documents the migration of millions of Chinese workers during the Chinese New Year -- the largest human migration in the world -- through the prism of one family. This documentary is part of a series of independently produced films aired in partnership between The Economist and NewsHour.