Films

Spotlight

Pulitzer Prize-winning
Boston Globe investigation

Spotlight is the true story of how the Boston Globe uncovered the massive scandal of child molestation and cover-up within the local Catholic Archdiocese, shaking the entire Catholic Church to its core. It explores the tension between reporters and their editors, as well as their personal questioning of their faith and religion.

Spotlight traces the steps to one of the biggest cover-ups in modern times that reached the highest levels of Boston’s religious, legal and government establishments. Michael Rezendes, who is present at The Media Rumble, is played by Mark Ruffalo.

  • Duration: 2 hr 9 mins
  • Director: Tom McCarthy

Young Syrian Lenses

The story of Syria using an anthropological approach

Created by two authors, Ruben Lagattolla and Filippo Biagianti, Young Syrian Lenses, is a documentary that aims to share the story of Syria using an anthropological approach. It follows a group of young adults who became “media activists” due to the war.

  • Duration: 53 mins
  • Director: Filippo Biagianti, Ruben Lagattolla