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Interviewing “Tickling Giants” Director Sara Taksler on Standing Up to Abuses of Power


Director Sara Taksler talks about "Tickling Giants", her time filming in Egypt, and standing up to abuses of power with humor.

Interview: Nanfu Wang, Director of “Hooligan Sparrow”


"Hooligan Sparrow" is an Oscar shortlisted documentary about one of China's most prominent women's rights activists.


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