Articles & Coverage in English

2015

BBC World Radio

 

BBC website

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-32710589

The Economist

http://www.economist.com/blogs/prospero/2015/05/fisahara-international-film-festival

Middle East Eye

http://www.middleeasteye.net/in-depth/features/film-festival-highlights-sahrawi-humanitarian-crisis-1192381334

Aljazeera English

http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/2015/05/western-sahara-struggle-freedom-cut-wall-150528065625790.html

Allafrica.com

http://allafrica.com/stories/201505040785.html

Sfgate.com

http://www.sfgate.com/movies/article/Mortensen-plays-a-Danish-engineer-in-Patagonia-6262409.php

2014

Mail & Guardian

http://mg.co.za/article/2014-05-19-fisahara-the-worlds-most-remote-film-festival

REPRINTED IN VARIOUS PLACES … including

The Guardian

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/may/21/fisahara-2014-worlds-most-remote-film-festival

VOA

http://voicesofafrica.co.za/fisahara-worlds-remote-film-festival/

Internazionale

http://www.internazionale.it/news/africa/2014/05/22/cannes-nel-deserto/

AlJazeera

http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/inpictures/2014/05/pictures-cannes-desert-2014518103311685230.html

(REPRINTED IN VARIOUS PLACES – e.g. Kiev Post – http://www.kyivpost.com/content/world/al-jazeera-cannes-of-the-desert-in-pictures-348382.html)

Screen Africa

http://www.screenafrica.com/page/news/africa/1642179-South-Africa-participates-at-FiSahara-human-rights-film-festival#.U4DV4_bjiP8

Sandblast

http://www.sandblast-arts.org/fisahara-2014-desert-film-festival-ends-on-a-high-note-legendary-musicians-perform-as-prizes-awarded-to-legna-clint-eastwood-and-dirty-wars/

IndyMedia

http://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/2014/05/516591.html

New Internationalist

http://newint.org/blog/2014/05/13/western-sahara-film-festival/

Blog (Emanuela)

http://emanuelazuccala.blogspot.co.uk/2014/05/the-film-festival-in-devils-garden.html

Snap

http://the.snapm.ag/stories/2014/5/15/fisahara-film-festival?fb_action_ids=10203009070041250&fb_action_types=og.likes&fb_source=other_multiline&action_object_map=%7B%2210203009070041250%22%3A649068318481168%7D&action_type_map=%7B%2210203009070041250%22%3A%22og.likes%22%7D&action_ref_map=%5B%5D

AllAfrica

http://allafrica.com/stories/201403251784.html

Witness

http://blog.witness.org/2014/04/fisahara-film-festival-witness-training/

http://blog.witness.org/2014/06/despite-challenges-37-western-saharan-activists-attend-witness-training/

Films News

http://www.film-news.co.uk/show-news.asp?H=Mandelas-prison-mate-to-attend-film-festival&nItemID=24874

Sahara Press Service

http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/fisahara-11th-edition-presented-madrid

Demotix

http://t.co/ZXxMpL0ON9

Samia Errazouki

http://www.thenational.ae/thenationalconversation/comment/morocco-ignores-the-plight-of-sahrawi-refugees-at-its-door

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/samia-errazzouki/sleepless-in-the-sahara-morocco_b_5438925.html

http://samiacharquaouia.wordpress.com/2014/05/11/part-1-notes-from-the-western-saharan-refugee-camps/

http://samiacharquaouia.wordpress.com/2014/05/28/my-interview-with-saharawi-voice/

Newint

http://newint.org/blog/2014/05/13/western-sahara-film-festival/

Jadaliya

http://www.jadaliyya.com/pages/index/17750/sahrawi-realities_space-architecture-and-mobility-

http://photography.jadaliyya.com/pages/index/11995/the-last-colony_photo-essay-on-western-sahara

ThinkAfricaPress

http://thinkafricapress.com/culture/sahara-screenings-worlds-most-remote-film-festival-prepares-another-run

2013

http://www.dazeddigital.com/artsandculture/article/17618/1/the-film-fest-in-the-sahara

Channel 4 News http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aRZxlmR6do4

http://www.indcatholicnews.com/news.php?viewStory=23378

http://www.liberte-algerie.com/radar/l-acteur-javier-bardem-defend-la-cause-sahraouie-festival-du-cinema-espagnol-a-londres-208414

http://www.jornada.unam.mx/ultimas/2013/10/07/16445022-apoya-bardem-la-causa-del-pueblo-saharaui

http://www.rtl.be/people/people/news/758783/javier-bardem-s-investit-pour-la-cause-du-sahara-occidental?utm_source=people&utm_medium=HP_Headline&utm_campaign=HP_Headline_3

http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/javier-bardem-backs-sahara-film-635492

http://www.scoop.co.nz/multimedia/tv/entertainment/84962.html

2012

Economist

http://www.economist.com/blogs/prospero/2012/05/film-festival-sahara-desert

2011

Arts Desk

http://www.theartsdesk.com/film/theartsdesk-western-sahara-worlds-most-remote-film-festival

Dazed & Confused

http://www.anothermag.com/current/view/1065/Sahara_International_Film_Festival_2nd__8th_May

2010

Guardian

http://www.theguardian.com/film/2010/may/13/desert-film-festival

New Statesman

http://www.newstatesman.com/travel/2010/07/western-sahara-film-festival

2009

The Independent

http://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/films/features/how-a-saharan-refugee-camp-launched-an-international-film-festival-1685002.html

New York Times

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/08/02/movies/02isaa.html?_r=0