In this update to the film Lumo, filmed in the spring of 2007, filmmaker Bent-Jorgen Perlmutt returned to the Congo to find Lumo. Because her fistula had reopened, she had gone back to the HEAL Africa Hospital. In this video update, she talks about her condition, her hopes and what she'd like to say to other women around the world.
Perlmutt and Walker talk about why they chose to focus their cameras on a group of Congolese women in order to shed light on the horrifying realities of the conflict in the Congo for a Western audience.
On September 13, 2010, the New York Times Community Affairs department and POV presented a panel discussion on the Pentagon Papers, Daniel Ellsberg, and the Times. The conversation featured Daniel Ellsberg, former New York Times executive editor Max Frankel, New York Times Supreme Court reporter Adam Liptak and New York Times managing editor Jill Abramson.
In this 2010 interview, the Nobel Peace Prize winner talked with the Good Fortune filmmakers about the Green Belt Movement and what makes for effective aid in impoverished areas. Wangari passed away on Sunday at the age of 71.
In this deleted scene from Last Train Home, migrant workers waiting at China's Guangzhou train station express their frustrations and disappointments with factory life and traveling home for the New Year.