Everyone has seen a movie/documentary or two that left a deep impression, or at least provoked questions about the ways of the world. Movies provide a window into the workings of society, culture and geopolitics. This section is solely dedicated to enhancing your understanding of the world we live in, through the lens of a film.

Film Reviews Kelsie Chasse

In Review: My Son the Jihadi; How one family’s experience with extremism is not extreme.

My Son the Jihadi is a short documentary about Thomas Evans, a UK born man who travelled to Somalia to fight for Al Shabaab in 2011 at the age of 21. The film focuses heavily on the tremendous grief that the Evans family faced when they lost their son and brother to the Al Qaeda Read More…