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  1. Hassan Fathy's New Gourna

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    The village of New Gourna was designed and built in the 1940s by the Egyptian Architect Hassan Fathy. He pioneered the use of sustainable materials and environmentally friendly design to build housing…

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    • Leave No Women Behind

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      Spreading out along Ethiopia's northern border with Eritrea, the region of Tigray has a tense and difficult history. The area was hit particularly hard by the famines and civil war during the…

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      • Tracing The Past Building Anew - Reviving the Crafts of Al Darb Al Ahmar

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        A film on the crafts of a deprived Cairo neighbourhood.

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        • Missing Ingredient

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          A documentary made for the Global Alliance for Improving Nutrition near Lake Victoria in Western Kenya. The aim was to demonstrate the value of micronutrient powder in fighting malnutrition. http://www.gainhealth.org/ http://www.oliverwilkins.com

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          • A Better House, A New Life

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            The community of Al-Darb Al-Ahmar is one of the oldest in Cairo and so are it's houses. This film follows the work of local architects as they try to redesign the old houses to cope with growing…

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            • Nagla's Story

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              Nagla comes from a village in the Fayoum Oasis south west of Cairo. After she got married, life quickly became a mundane cycle of house work and sitting on the porch. Like many men in her village,…

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              • Bread is Life

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                Aish Baladi (local bread) is eaten by practically every Egyptian for breakfast, lunch and dinner. It's so important that instead of using the Arabic word for bread (khobz) they refer to it as…

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                • Our Health in Our Hands - 2min edit

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                  A two minute documentary on water and children from Egypt.

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