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Not in Our Name

Issue No. 2126

This film explores the response of artists to the war in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Veteran anti-war campaigner Tony Benn is featured, as are many other peace campaigners.

The film opens up a rich visual landscape to explore the folly of the war, containing footage from around the world, including Iraq and the US.

Artists featured include Bob and Roberta Smith – contenders for the Fourth Plinth project in Trafalgar Square, writer/archivist Rachel Litchtenstein and cartoonist Leon Kuhn.

Not in Our Name
Film directed by Hazuan Hashim and Phil Maxwell.

Q&A with directors and Tony Benn, 7pm, 19 November. Genesis Cinema, Whitechapel, London. Screening continues until 27 November.

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Tue 4 Nov 2008, 18:30 GMT
Issue No. 2126
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