Lakshmi and Me

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74 Square Meters

74 Square Meters

Global Voices

Poor families in Chile move into a middle-class enclave.

60 min.

Recycle

Recycle

Global Voices

Explore the Jordanian city of Zarqa, considered a hotbed of Islamic extremism, through the eyes of Abu Ammar, a veteran of the Afghan-Soviet War who struggles to support his two wives and eight children.

90 min.

I Will Be Murdered

I Will Be Murdered

Global Voices

Days before the death of Guatemalan attorney Rodrigo Rosenberg, he recorded a YouTube video in which he claimed that the Guatemalan president would be responsible if he were to die. Global Voices details the investigation of the 2009 murder with a stunning conclusion.

60 min.

In the Matter of Cha Jung Hee

In the Matter of Cha Jung Hee

Global Voices

Filmmaker Deann Borshay Liem goes on a quest to search for her “double” — a girl named Cha Jung Hee — in an attempt to resolve a case of mistaken identity.

60 min.

Oil & Water

Oil & Water

Global Voices

The story of two young men, one from Ecuador and the other from Massachusetts, and the future of the Ecuadorian Amazon.

60 min.

Ice People

Ice People

Global Voices

A look at a geological team in inland Antarctica.

90 min.

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1/29/15 6:00 PM
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2/2/15 2:00 AM
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Have you ever dreamed of being waited on hand and foot? For the past six years, Lakshmi has been doing just that for her employers--virtually unnoticed. That is, until one of Lakshmi's employers begins to film her daily life on the job in Mumbai, India. In a deeply personal portrait, the film takes a hard look at the Indian caste system, gender and class relations.

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