This Week: JiP on the Festival Circuit

Our short doc "Home at Dawn" plays this weekend at Ohio's Chagrin Documentary Film Festival. Congrats to co-directors Billy Silva and Guille Isa! Support the fest if you're able, or check out the film (and our original article) below.

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The World’s Largest Dhow Takes Shape in Dubai

No 78

The dhow makes a virtue of simplicity. Crafted of wood and powered by wind, unmistakable from miles away for its graceful long-stem hulls and triangular lateen sails, this age-old ocean vessel evokes a sense of historical pride for residents of the Arabian Peninsula. Starting in the 7th century, the region’s maritime traders sent their dhows into the Indian Ocean...

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  • Director + editor - Fiona Murguia
  • Producers - Oliver Hartman, Yana M. Scholz, and Simon Taufique
  • Music - Simon Taufique and Micheal Dean Parsons
  • Sound design - Eli Cohn
  • Color - Evan Allan
  • Text - Sarah Shachat

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