1. One Week in Urumqi - Uighur ethnic unrest in western China


    from Dan Chung Added 12.6K 54 19

    Tania Branigan and Dan Chung were the first Western journalists on the scene of brutal conflict between Uighurs and Han Chinese which left 197 dead in the capital of Xinjiang, north western China.…

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      from Carlos Spottorno Added

      Slideshow showing an extract of my book "China Western" about Xinjiang, published by La Fabrica in 2010. CHINA WESTERN refers to Xinjiang, the westernmost chinese province. It borders…

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      • Uyghur Song


        from Carolyn Drake Added 2,851 21 4

        A twenty-year-old audio cassette recording is sequenced with video images of Xinjiang captured in 2011.

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        • China Western trailer


          from Carlos Spottorno Added

          A 30 secs presentation of my book China Western.

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          • Beyond Guantanamo: China's Uyghur Muslim Minority


            from The Stanley Foundation Added 352 2 2

            China's vast northwest province of Xinjiang is home to a minority Muslim population known as the Uyghurs. Like neighboring Tibet, its people face similar problems: religious restrictions, forced…

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            • The Silk Road of Pop


              from smokesignalprojects Added 3,629 3 0

              The Central Asian music scene is alive and roaring. A documentary about rap crews, rockstars, and their fans in the northwest of China. On the distant northwest edge of China lies Xinjiang, a…

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              • SFTUK/CUTS Dilshat Tashahun delivers Liu Xiabao's Nobel Peace Prize Medal


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                SFTUK is a part of CUTS UK (Chinese, Uighur and Tibetan Solidarity UK). CUTS delivered a Replica of Liu Xiaobo's Nobel Peace Prize Medal to the Chinese Embassy in London and are reading out a…

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                • Maria eating goat's head


                  from Gabriel Vanrenen Added 235 1 1

                  In Turpan, China, we tasted one of the Uighur specialties found all over the Xinjiang province: Boiled Goat's Head. There is way more meat on a goat's head than you'd think! When…

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                  • Bakhtiyar Tiranov - Gulimana


                    from urdstudio2000 Added 101 1 1

                    Director: Rashid Yussupov Producer: Rustam Kairyyev Operator: Alexander Alexeyev muzikisi: Ilyar Mashurov sozi: Uyghur haliq URD studio production 2014 Taranchi Records 2014 URD Uyghur Studio -…

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                    • African Boots of Beijing


                      from Danwei Added 1,914 4 1

                      A documentary film by Luke Mines and Jeremy Goldkorn about Afrika United, a team of Africans playing in a football championship league in Beijing, China. The soundtrack music is listed in order…

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