Last update before the big day!

If you have signed up to embed Into the Fire on 21st April, you should have gotten an email with these details by now. If you haven’t, check that your details are correct or just sign up again below. The link to the full film will be going out at midnight (GMT) on Saturday, 20th […]

Into the Fire Premiere: Monday, 29 April, 6:30 SOAS

The premiere of Into the Fire will be hosted by the School of Oriental and African Studies. Habib Rahman of the Joint Council for the Welfare of Immigrants will join us for the screening and discussion afterwards, the event will be chaired by Sham Qayyum. Join the Facebook event. Monday, 29th April, 6:30 pm @ […]

Refugees on Hunger Strike in Greek Detention Centres

The “Deport Racism Movement” reports: “Hundreds of immigrants and refugees are on hunger strike at the Amygdaleza and other detention camps in the country demanding their release” They say detainees in the euphemistically named ‘closed hospitality centres’, set up and run with funds by the European Union and Greece, are subjected “to abuse and mocking […]

2 weeks to go: Blog this and join us for the Premiere!

We would like to use this opportunity to give a big shout out to all our translators: Thank you! The response has been overwhelming and we will be able to publish the film in eight different languages. You can still volunteer to help translating. Another big thank you to everyone who has been helping us […]

Health, Heating, Housing: Solidarity Now!

Ahmed is a fisher from Egypt who has been in Greece for years. One night he was attacked by Golden Dawn. We visited him the day following the night time attack, and published a video and photo slideshow. His story is also featured on Solidarity Now, together with other stories of those hit by austerity. […]

3 weeks to go! Are you participating in the distribution?

Into the Fire will be an experiment in distribution. You have probably heard of crowd funding. Projects get funded by a lot of people who give a little money to make it happen. We are crowd sourcing our distribution: A lot of people will be releasing Into the Fire together with us. On 21st April […]

4 weeks to go: Online release set for 21st April!

We will release Into the Fire – The Hidden Victims of Austerity in Greece in four weeks time. For this release we are trying something new. The plan is to make the film available for free, so online communities can take the role of a conventional broadcaster or distributor. The audience will be our distribution network. […]

Racist and Violent – Channel 4 on Golden Dawn

Channel 4 published a report on Golden Dawn Racist, anti-semitic, violent – the true face of Golden Dawn. Golden Dawn gets a lot of airtime here, but probably not the way they’d like. Golden Dawn spokesman Kasidiaris told GR Reporter they were considering suing Channel 4. It wouldn’t be surprising. Kasidiaris is currently on trial […]

“It was racism that killed him”

“It was racism that killed him” from Ross Domoney, Aletheia Photos On 2nd February 2013 Cheick Ndiaye’s body was found on the rail tracks of Thissio metro station in central Athens. A friend, who was a witness states he saw Cheick being pushed to his death by two municipality police officers who were chasing him. […]

Doctors of the World threatened by Golden Dawn

Doctors of the World provide frontline primary health care to people who otherwise lack access to health care services. In Greece they have been providing health care for free, an invaluable service especially for refugees and migrants without papers. Since the crisis the percentage of Greek people coming to their clinic has been rising. The […]