Iara Lee
(Brazil)

Iara Lee, a Brazilian of Korean descent, is an activist, filmmaker, and founder of the Caipirinha Foundation, an organization that promotes global solidarity and supports peace with justice projects. Iara is currently working on a variety of initiatives, grouped under the umbrella of CULTURES OF RESISTANCE, an activist network that brings together artists and changemakers from around the world. At the center of these initiatives is a feature-length documentary film entitled CULTURES OF RESISTANCE, which explores how creative action contributes to conflict prevention and resolution.

Filmography
An Autumn Wind
1994
Synthetic Pleasures
1995
Modulations
1998
Architettura
1999
Beneath the Borqa in Afghanistan
2002
Battle for the Xingu
2009
Cultures of Resistance
2010
The Courage of Neighbours: Stories from the Rwandan Genocide
2010
Strategising for Gender Equality in Africa: The Women's Colloquium in Liberia
2010
Skategirls
2010
Sierra Leone Rising
2010
Miatta Fahnbulleh: Educating the Next Generation Liberia
2010
Cultures of Resistance: Battle for the Xingu
2010
Breaking the Silence: Congo Week
2010
An Interview with Afghanistan's First Female Governor: Dr. Habiba Sorabi
2010
A Day with Lowkey and Shadia
2010
Women Beyond War: A World March in Africa
2011
The Rape of the Samburu Women
2011
Militarism, Mutilation, and Minerals: Understanding the Occupation of Afghanistan
2011
Building Beyond Conflict: Inspiring Congolese Kids for a Brighter Future
2011
The Suffering Grasses: When Elephants Fight, It Is the Grass That Suffers
2012
The Kalasha and the Crescent
2013
K2 and the Invisible Footmen
2015
Life Is Waiting: Referendum and Resistance in Western Sahara
2015

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