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Conflict & Justice

"Gene Boy Came Home"

The impact of war on returning solders is the subject of a new documentary, and Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with Canadian filmmaker Alanis Obomsawin about her film, "Gene Boy Came Home," which tells the story of Eugene Benedict

Arts, Culture & Media

Stuntmen get some glory

The stars of South Korean action movies get to play the hero with their daring fight scenes and impressive stunts, and now the stuntmen who help them look so good are getting a film of their own; the documentary "Action Boys,"

Conflict & Justice

A legal dispute over remembering Tiananmen

Twenty years ago today, Chinese troops cleared Tiananmen Square. Hundreds, possibly thousands of people were killed in and around the square. Chinese students had been calling for democracy and free speech. The World's Mary Kay Magistad reports from Beijing on an ongoing legal dispute over a documentary about the 1989 Tiananmen crackdown called "The Gate of Heavenly Peace". The case pits the filmmakers against one of the student demonstrators.

Conflict & Justice

Geo Quiz

Moviegoers will have an edge for today's Geo Quiz. If you've seen District 9, you'll know aliens arrive over Johannesburg. But the movie was filmed in a famous township south-west of the South African city. Can you name it?