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Portraits of a migrant

In the early hours of the morning, while the sea is clear, smugglers in Libya send off boats full of migrants that reach international waters by about 08:00. Photographer Marcus Drinkwater spent a month onboard the Golfo Azzurro, a vessel that intercepts these boats and takes their passengers safely on…

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State protests

An indefinite strike has paralysed life in India’s tea-producing region of Darjeeling. A local party is demanding a separate state for the area’s majority Nepali-speaking Gorkha community. The protests have followed a recent decision by the West Bengal government to introduce Bengali as a compulsory subject in schools across the…

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My big fake straight wedding

This film explores world of “Marriage of Convenience” (MOC) match-making. In private Facebook groups, chat rooms and even club-night websites, there is space dedicated to MOC’s. It’s a sub-section of gay culture that is hidden and most people involved want to keep it that way. So why is it happening?…

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