Global Voices

Global Voices showcases international-themed documentaries made by independent filmmakers from around the world and offers intimate and uncommon stories by and about everyday people. Meet young Ethiopian runners, Russian political activists, and Indonesian street musicians. From the Ukraine to Afganistan, Chile to Israel, Global Voices offers rare insights and firsthand perspectives from communities and individuals around the world.

Global Voices: "In the Matter of  Cha Jung Hee

Premieres Sunday, Oct. 12, 9pm, WGBH World

 

In the 1960s, a South Korean orphanage switched the identities of two orphans when an American family adopted one of them. Filmmaker Deann Borshay Liem goes on a quest to search for her “double” — a girl named Cha Jung Hee — in an attempt to resolve a case of mistaken identity.

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I Will Be Murdered

I Will Be Murdered

Global Voices

Days before the death of Guatemalan attorney Rodrigo Rosenberg, he recorded a YouTube video in which he claimed that the Guatemalan president would be responsible if he were to die. Global Voices details the investigation of the 2009 murder with a stunning conclusion.

60 min.

In the Matter of Cha Jung Hee

In the Matter of Cha Jung Hee

Global Voices

Filmmaker Deann Borshay Liem goes on a quest to search for her “double” — a girl named Cha Jung Hee — in an attempt to resolve a case of mistaken identity.

60 min.

Oil & Water

Oil & Water

Global Voices

The story of two young men, one from Ecuador and the other from Massachusetts, and the future of the Ecuadorian Amazon.

60 min.

Ice People

Ice People

Global Voices

A look at a geological team in inland Antarctica.

90 min.

In the Shadow of the Sun

In the Shadow of the Sun

Global Voices

"In the Shadow of the Sun" spotlights albinos in Tanzania.

90 min.

Behind the Rainbow

Behind the Rainbow

Global Voices

The ANC's transition into a political party is examined.

90 min.

Schedule

Wednesday
10/22/14 10:00 AM
WGBH World
Wednesday
10/22/14 4:00 PM
WGBH World
Sunday
10/26/14 10:00 PM
WGBH World
Sunday
10/26/14 11:00 PM
WGBH World
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