War is a huge, infernal industry, the largest one on this planet. It seems presumptuous for one man to attempt to stand in the way of this machinery. Once war has
The watchtower is not, typically, an offensive weapon. It’s an anticipatory instrument, a hedge against the inevitability of future conflict. By Eugenie Shinkle, ASX, July 2015 Built in the 1950s,
Poppy claims to trace the Afghan the entire recent history of the opium trade, to describe trafficking routes and opium’s impact on millions of people. It claims to do all
Documentary filmmaker Tim Hetherington speaks with us about his new film Restrepo.
In October 2010, Simon Norfolk began a series of new photographs in Afghanistan, which takes its cue from the work of nineteenth-century British photographer John Burke. Norfolk’s photographs reimagine or
Skateistan: To Live And Skate Kabul is a beautifully shot film that follows the lives of a group of young skateboarders in Afghanistan. Operating against the backdrop of war and
Featuring photographs and commentary by: Tim Hetherington, Aaron Huey, Moises Saman, and Beth Wald.
David Gilkey was embedded with Lance Cpl. Joseph Dill battalion in Afghanistan, which gives us a rare glimpse of what life is like for Marines in the field.