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Yida Documentary Film Update

Posted by Mark Hackett on December 20th, 2017

We know it's a been a while since we've given you an update on our next documentary film. Here's some news!

Tags: Sudan, get involved, Yida, film,
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Besieged: A 360° experience in Sudan’s Nuba Moutains

Posted by on March 20th, 2017

This 360ºfilm project was a collaboration between local Nuban organisations and foreign media.

Tags: sudan, film, vr, get involved
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Short Film: The War The World Forgot

Posted by OBS Team on August 25th, 2016

People and Power investigates the forgotten war taking place on the borders between North and South Sudan. Watch the 25-minute film here. 

Tags: Sudan, Nuba Mountains, film,
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Watch: Katie Barber & Mark Hackett On Live At 9

Posted by OBS Team on July 18th, 2016

Ooperation Broken Silence photographer Katie Barber and Executive Director Mark Hackett were recently interviews on News Channel 3 Live At 9. Watch the interview here. 

Tags: New Channel 3, interview, film, Sudan, get involved,
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The Power Of A Photo

Posted by OBS Team on June 12th, 2016

Read the story behind one of our movement's favorite photos. 

Tags: Sudan, photo, photography, story, film,
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Film Announcement

Posted by OBS Team on June 4th, 2016

We just wrapped up production of our 4th documentary film about the crisis in Sudan. Here’s some early unedited photos from location.

Tags: Sudan, film, storytellers, news, give
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2016 Film Supporter Updates

Posted by OBS Team on May 22nd, 2016

This blogpost will serve as the home for all updates we post about our next documentary film. If you supported the film by making a donation or fundraising, this is where you will be able to find all of your behind the scenes updates. 

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#Storytellers Campaign Deadline is April 15

Posted by OBS Team on April 2nd, 2016

The crowdfunding campaign for our next documentary film expires on April 15! We're only a few thousand dollars away from our goal. Learn more. 

Tags: storytellers, film, video, photo, documentary, get involved, give, donate,
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#Storytellers Campaign Reaches $30,000 Raised

Posted by OBS Team on March 11th, 2016

Our biggest campaign of 2016 just passed $30,000 raised thanks to our awesome supporters! Learn more.

Tags: Storytellers, documentary, film, get involved,
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Challenge: $30,000 Raised by March 1

Posted by OBS Team on February 14th, 2016

We need your help to make sure that we reach $30,000 raised on the #Storytellers Campaign by March 1! Here's how you can join. 

Tags: Storytellers, film, documentary, fundraise, fundraising, movement,
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5 Reasons To Join #Storytellers

Posted by OBS Team on January 17th, 2016

On January 5, 2016 we launched our big campaign of 2016: #Storytellers. Here's 5 reasons you should join it. 

Tags: storytellers, film, documentary, Sudan, fundraise, fundraising, get involved, take action,
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Shoot & Splice Review

Posted by OBS Team on January 8th, 2016

On January 5, 2016, our Executive Director joined a conversation about filmmaking at the monthly Shoot & Splice event in Memphis, TN. Learn more. 

Tags: film, documentary, event,
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We Are #Storytellers

Posted by OBS Team on January 5th, 2016

In 2016, Operation Broken Silence will create it's fourth documentary film on Sudan. Our previous documentary films have introduced over 500,000 people to the crisis in Sudan and, more importantly, the amazing people living through it. Filmmaking and creative storytelling is at the heart of what we do and has played a major role in growing our movement for peace and justice in Sudan, as well as our on-the-ground programs.

Tags: film, documentary, Sudan, fundraise, fundraising,
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Lost Generation: Official Selection at Indie Memphis Film Festival

Posted by OBS Team on September 30th, 2015

Our thrid documentary film Lost Generation of Sudan is an official selection at Indie Memphis Film Festival 2015!

Tags: Indie Memphis, Memphis, film, Sudan
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Rewind and Review

Posted by OBS Team on September 20th, 2015

Our media team recently watched all three of our documentary films back to back and ripped them apart. Don't worry, it was all for a good reason. 

Tags: Sudan, film, documentary, media, team,
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We Need Your Vote!

Posted by OBS Team on July 30th, 2015

Our third documentary film is up for some awards. Cast your vote to help us win!

Tags: Lost, Generation, Sudan, documentary, film, award,
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Lost Generation of Sudan

Posted by OBS Team on November 23rd, 2014

Our third documentry film introduces you to Sudan's emerging generation of war orphans who have fled the Nuba Mountains. 

Tags: Sudan, Nuba, Mountains, Documentary, Film
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