Weerasethakul and Alfredo Jaar
are both part of IFFR's Frameworks, a new platform asking renowned visual artists to present 'Acolytes': emerging talents deserving of a larger audience.
As a boy, Alfredo Jaar
was so shy his father encouraged him to take up magic.
is widely regarded as one of the world's most politically engaging yet poetic artists.
De Javazeecampagne na 75 jaar
collects 19 contributions by 12 authors.
The militants took advantage of wartime chaos to seize a broad swath of the country but pulled out of Jaar
without a fight in May as part of a deal with local tribesmen.
Een van hulle was my seun Boccaccio wat byna ses jaar
gelede oorlede is; 'n ander was Adam Small.
The pattern of extremists taking advantage of power vacuums in the Middle East continues as Al Qaeda takes control of Zinjibar and Jaar
As a young man in Chile, Jaar
, at the age of seventeen, experienced Augusto Pinochet's bloody military coup of September 11,1973, which overthrew the Socialist government of Salvador Allende.
Nine militants including the head of the Jaar
"emirate" Nader Al-Shaddadi were killed by a US drone missile fired into a farmhouse where they were hiding just outside town on Oct.