Syria

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Omran in the ruins of Aleppo

June 12th, 2017|Categories: Videos in Close-Up|Tags: , , , |

The video of little Omran, a Syrian boy who received medical care following a bomb attack in Aleppo, became an international media symbol by showing the suffering of the Syrian people during the raging civil war. […]

80 Years Apart

April 11th, 2017|Categories: Videos in Close-Up|Tags: , , , , |

“We’re alive, we’re the lucky ones” – UNICEF’s campaign for solidarity with child refugees highlights the shared stories of Harry and Ahmed, and in doing so reminds us of the millions of tragic fates during the great European trauma of the 20th century. […]

Most Shocking Second a Day Video

July 20th, 2016|Categories: Videos in Close-Up|Tags: , , , |

Two of the most successful fundraising videos in recent memory illustrate several key strategies of professional production and distribution in the context of charity. […]