The huge cost, the massive disruption, and the political tensions surrounding the Olympic Games in Athens all threatened to overwhelm Greece and its capital. For the four years preceding the Games, skeptical director, Amalia Zepou, set out to ask, is it all worth it?
BBC, ARTE, CBC, 2004
Executive Producer: Adam Alexander
Producer: Colin Luke
Director: Amalia Zepou
This unique series observes post September 11th Pakistan, raising issues about the country that are both revealing and insightful.
A Mosaic Films Production/ ARTE, 2002
Pakistan Pictures is a unique series of observed documentaries exploring aspects of Pakistani life, which is surprising, insightful and revealing, with an extraordinary degree of access and intimacy. This series uses material from the original Pakistan Daily, following the stories and characters in greater detail, raising issues about Pakistan following the September 11th attacks on the World Trade Center.
Executive Producer: Colin Luke
Producer: Melanie Anstey and Adam Alexander
Director: Ruhi Hamid
Amber Shams, a young woman journalist working for the monthly magazine of a leading English language newspaper in Pakistan, is investigating a new cultural phenomenon. Well-off middle-class housewives, used to dressing in a more western style, are adopting the practice of wearing the hijab, the Muslim head-dress, traditionally … Read More »