Winning Projects 2014: Pursue Truth!

  • Winner

    Broken souvenirs

    Broken souvenirs
    Broken souvenirs is a symbolic archive of portraits showing the long lasting aftermath survivors and war victim’s families and friends experience when "its all over".the simple idea of the multimedia project depends on a series of portraits style to reflect the missing part of the photo in whatever way the family of the victim choose to give for the lost loved ones in the portrait, in addition to a video interview and audio recording for the testimonies made. One of the main goals of Broken souvenirs is to get more detailed,personal and symbolic series of portraits and interviews documenting...
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    VOICE OF R

    VOICE OF R
    Voice of R (VOR) is an online forum created primarily for Pakistani youth in times where ethnic prejudice, misogyny, poverty and corruption threaten the democratic foundations of society, according to VOR founder. 25.5% of males and 57.5% of females in Pakistan suffer from depression due, as the producer suggests, to prevailing fundamentalist thinking of all kinds. VOR is designed to challenge acceptance of the status quo. The VOR platform engages Pakistanis to bring awareness to young people and to motivate them to take charge of their lives and develop activism for positive social change. A...
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    The Slum Challenge

    The Slum Challenge
    The Slum Challenge (TSC) is a documentary project about life in slum areas, home to more than one billion people worldwide. In the megacity of Manila, a third of all people live in densely populated slums. The core of TSC is an interactive plot filmed in point of view through the eyes of a Filipino boy in the Ulingang slum. The storyline unfolds in fifty-four unique interconnected sequences. Using gamification, the viewer decides what will happen next by selecting from the options placed at the end of each sequence. Along the way, pop-up icons appear, giving the viewer more insight into the...
  • Runner-Up

    Wiki Naija

    Wiki Naija
    Wiki Naija is an online open source web platform which provides a vast range of resources and opinion material about Nigeria. Wiki Naija allows users to write and publish his/her own articles online for others to enjoy or criticize. It is a platform that gives people the privilege to air views about a specific topic of interest, which mMight be cultural, political, social, economic or even religious. The articles that are published here are 100% contributory.
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    Finding Care

    Finding Care
    Finding Care is a website telling a visual story about the effects of immigration, poverty and lack of healthcare access on young people. The story is about Mariscal, a 24-year-old guy and his daily problem as undocumented immigrant to access basic state services that any other person with legal documentation would be able to access. Aim is to create more awareness of how young immigrants are challenged by the healthcare system in the United States.