Kitoko Ya Kolela

Carlo, a United Nations (UN) media officer in the Democratic Republic of Congo, has reached a crisis point. When he first enrolled as a UN peacekeeper 15 years ago, he firmly believed in the underlying goals of the UN and was an enthusiastic contributor to its mission. The film recounts how after years of working in conflict zones, his faith in the humanitarian-industrial complex has eroded, and he can no longer reconcile the disconnect between the UN's professed ideals and the inefficacy of its supposed interventions.

Total CPB Investment: 

$20,000

Made Possible by CPB's: 

Lynn True
Jersey City, NJ
TVPRG - ITVS subgrant
$20,000

Topics: 

History & Biography