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Better Life

DIR: Bruno Ramos
2013 / United Kingdom / 6 min

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Better Life tells a twinned narrative of two struggles of service and citizenship. The audio captures the story of Birendra M., a Nepalese man who served in the First Gulf War in a special division of the British army called the Gurkhas. This special unit has been active since 1857, but only recently have these soldiers been allowed to live in or even visit the United Kingdom. As we listen to his story, we see a social housing complex named after James Hammett, a union organizer in 19thcentury England who was expatriated to Australia because of his work to improve conditions for farmers.

About

Director Bruno Ramos
Screenplay Bruno Ramos
Dir. of Photography
Editing Bruno Ramos
Music
Sound
Duration 6 min
Year 2013
Country United Kingdom
Colour Colour
Tags social issues, war
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Festivals

2014 Images Festival, Ontario ...

2014 Images Festival, Ontario, Canada


2014 Oslo Screen Festival, Oslo, Norway


2014 Arquitecturas Festival, Lisbon, Portugal

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