documentary

POV Viewers Get Last Word on ‘Last Train Home’ and the Impact of Rapid Economic Development in China

Each Friday, we share a selection of comments relating to the week’s documentary broadcast. This week, viewers watched Last Train Home, a heart-stopping journey with the Zhangs, a couple who left infant children behind for factory jobs 16 years ago, hoping their wages would lift their children to a better life.

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Project VoiceScape: Meet Filmmakers Damari Lawrence, Jyoti Gurung and Lal Thapa

Three young documentarians from Oakland, California, investigated sex trafficking on notorious strip of International Boulevard in a Project VoiceScape grant-winning film, The Track. The filmmakers are now completing production with the guidance of media professionals including Jennifer Maytorena Taylor, director of the award-winning New Muslim Cool.

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