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Jon Stewart-produced Film Offers Close, Personal View of Syrian Refugees

Before the Syrian refugee crisis spilled across Europe, first-time feature filmmakers Ellen Martinez and Steph Ching were in Jordan's Zaatari Refugee Camp with their cameras. There at the camp where more than 80,000 live, Martinez and Ching found a more intimate portrait of the people displaced by civil war than usually found in news reports. Their documentary, "After Spring,'' which premiered Thursday at the Tribeca Film Festival, shows the simple humanity of the...

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