JOHN PILGER: HEROES – THE FILMS OF JOHN PILGER 1970-2007 (12) £99.99
20 Disc definitive collection of ground-breaking documentaries from award-winning journalist, John Pilger. Pilger draws attention to issues that our leaders would rather keep hidden, charting the plight of oppressed peoples around the globe over the past 40 years.
John Pilger began as an investigative journalist. in his native Australia before moving to London, winning Britain’s highest award for journalism, twice, and television academy awards in both the UK and the United States. He has been a foreign correspondent, frontline war reporter, a regular contributor to international media, including the ITV network, the Guardian and the New Statesman.
John Pilger is seen as an incisive critic of Western economic and military power.
This 20-disc set brings together more than four decades of landmark journalism , including his latest films: The War You Don’t See and Utopia.
DVD special Features:
All nine films of The Outsiders, including rare interviews with Martha Gellhorn, Wilfred Burchett, Jessica Mitford and Costa-Gavras.
John Pilger in conversation with Anthony Hayward at the Guardian Hay Literary Festival 2006.
Portrait of Courage: pro-democracy advocate and prisoner of conscience Aung San Suu Kyi is interviewed by John Pilger.
More than four hours of additional interviews recorded during the filming of Utopia
OTHER JOHN PILGER DVDS
JOHN PILGER: BREAKING THE MIRROR (E) 1997 MUNRO, DAVID £9.99
Film documenting the downfall of the British media following The Sun’s move to Wapping in 1986.
JOHN PILGER. DOCUMENTARIES THAT CHANGED THE WORLD (E) UK 4 DISCS £39.99
Twelve documentaries from the campaigning journalist John Pilger, exposing the West’s continued exploitation of the Third World, and criticizing the military interventions of western governments, from Cambodia to Iraq.
JOHN PILGER. IN THE NAME OF JUSTICE (E) UK FOUR SET DISCS £29.99
Twelve more ground-breaking documentaries .
JOHN PILGER: THE WAR ON DEMOCRACY (12) 2007 £12.99
Australian-British journalist John Pilger presents this documentary which seeks to uncover the reality behind US intervention in Latin American politics over the last 50 years.
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