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Tracing by Jelle Cauwenberghs

Wilderness guide, Jelle Cauwenberghs, takes us on a visceral tour of the Arctic landscapes that…18th August 2015

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Ahmad Sham Sufi Qawali Group

Video performance

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Scene of words (Urdu Poetry in Pakistan)

An appreciation for truck poetry from Ali Kamran, editor from Sang-e-meel bookshop and publishing house,…19th May 2015

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Beyond Words by Roxana Vilk

Short film

This is why I make films.... by Shahrbanoo Sadat

"They believed people who wore glasses were blind, so for seven years I couldn’t see",…4th August 2015

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Why Highlight Arctic: From Iraq to the Polar North

Dispatches from Highlight Arts project co-ordinator Yasmin Al-Hadithi who explores how she, an Iraqi Brit,…7th April 2015

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Khyam Allami and Vasilis Sarikis live at Reel Iraq - London March 23, 2013

Concert film

A different tune – music, identity and resistance in far west China by Nick Holdstock

Author Nick Holdstock explores musical traditions and pop sensibilities in Xinjiang, China. Before 2009 few…10th March 2015

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Farida and the Iraqi Maqam Ensemble live at Reel Iraq 2009

Music performance video

More than just ice: Changing perceptions of the Arctic by Jessi Thornton

Jessi Thornton on the illusion that the Arctic is an empty frontier, and why our forthcoming…15th July 2015

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Call for Films

Submissions Open: Highlight Arctic 2016

Glasgow to Lahore - a Highlight poetry project

Poetry translations

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This Room is Waiting - a book of poetry translations

Poetry Book

Reel Iraq Festival (2013)

Festival23rd - 30th March 2013

Ali Ferzat

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Shooglenifty

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Erbil Literature Festival (2014)

Literary Festival22nd - 24th April 2014

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I Chose to Listen

Free download of poetry book

William Letford

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