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Behind the Blue Screen

Stories from behind the Blue Screen.

Although a flood of news reaches us daily, we don’t hear a lot of new stories from Iran. The country has just a few foreign correspondents left and many stories are being censored. Meanwhile Iran’s young population is well educated and they’re constantly traveling to Europe. Why not ask them to make video-selfies. And pass them on to someone else, who shares a story of his own. Storytellers can tell personal stories because of a special app that covers their face. Using the same face recognition software that usually limits our freedom.

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Year of development :2014
Created by:Ruben Pater, Jaap van Heusden, Jos de Putter
With:De Correspondent, Dieptescherpte

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