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All Posts Tagged With: "Japan"

Japan’s About-Face: Introduction

(July 8, 2008) The film "Japan's About-Face" is a remarkable window into the shifting role of the military in post-war Japanese society. WIDE ANGLE has acquired exclusive access to the National Defense Academy, Japan's "West Point."

Jul 11th, 2011 | Comments

Time for School Series: Live Discussion on Global Education

Join a live online discussion with the film's producers and global education experts Thursday, September 10th at 12:00 noon.

Jan 1st, 2010 | Comments

Time for School Series: Introduction

(September 2 & 9, 2009) WIDE ANGLE’s award-winning 12-year documentary project, Time for School, follows seven children from seven countries who are struggling to achieve a basic education.

Sep 21st, 2009 | Comments

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Time for School Series: Full Episode: Time for School 3

Watch the full episode of Time for School 3, WIDE ANGLE’s award-winning 12-year documentary project that follows seven children from seven countries who are struggling to achieve a basic education.

Sep 21st, 2009 | Comments

World Links: New Japanese Leader May Pull Out of Afghanistan, World Bank Warns of Climate Catastrophe

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Sep 16th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Aquino’s Son Will Run for President in the Philippines, Coal Mine Blast in China

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Sep 9th, 2009 | Comments

Time for School Series: Slideshow: Through the Years

This slideshow shows the kids from Time for School through the years, as they’ve grown into teenagers, and some cases, have had to take on very adult responsibilities.

Sep 2nd, 2009 | Comments

Time for School Series: Preview: Time for School 3

Watch a preview of Time for School 3, the third part of WIDE ANGLE's 12-year series on global education.

Aug 20th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Typhoons in Asia, Bombings in Iraq and Afghanistan

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Aug 10th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Japanese PM to Dissolve Parliament, First African Leader on Trial for War Crimes

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Jul 13th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: North Korea Fires Missiles, India Decriminalizes Homosexuality

A round up of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Jul 2nd, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Sovereignty Day Celebrated in Iraq, Tensions Escalate Between Sudan and Chad

A round up of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Jun 30th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Bombs in Baghdad Ahead of U.S. Pullout, Support for Conservatives to Replace U.K.’s Labour Speaker

A round up of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Jun 22nd, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Suicide Bomber Kills Somali Security Minister, Civilians Flee Fighting in Burma

A round up of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Jun 18th, 2009 | Comments
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