Gambia documentary screening at Pan African Film & Arts Festival, 2019, LA

We Never Gave Up – Stories of Courage in Gambia Gambia documentary screening at Pan African Film & Arts Festival – We are honoured to have ‘We Never Gave Up – Stories of Courage in Gambia‘, made for Amnesty International, chosen to be shown in its entirety at the 27th PAFF, Los Angeles, CA, February 7-18, […]

Portraits of Victims and Resisters, The Gambia © Jason Florio

  Gambia – Victims and Resisters of a Regime #Portraits4PositiveChange Gambia Portraits for Positive Change Gambia – Dodou Sanyang in the room of his recently deceased mother. She was one of over a thousand elderly people abducted on the order of the former president, Yahya Jammeh in 2009. Groups of Jammeh’s paramilitary troops along with his […]

‘Gambia – Victims, and Resisters of a Regime’ – Portraits by Jason Florio

  ‘Gambia – Victims, and Resisters of a Regime‘   Gambia Victims and Resisters – Joy Conker Sonko was targeted by a Yahya Jammeh supporting policewoman when she was 14 years old because her family was supporters of the government opposition UDP party. She was dragged from her family home, beaten, and her head smashed against a […]

The Gambia – Photographer/filmmaker, Jason Florio, making #Portraits4PositiveChange

‘Gambia – Victims, and Resisters of a Regime’ #Portraits4PositiveChange Portraits for Positive Change Gambia Jason Florio – on location, in The Gambia: Yesterday Florio photographed Yusepha, who was shot in the back by the Yahya Jammeh regime’s security forces, during a peaceful student protest in April 2000. He is paralyzed from the neck down. He was just 18 years old. ‘The APRIL […]