migrantsicily is a window on the situation of migrants in Sicily. The blog is part of project which monitors the situation and offers intervention in response to the every day and emergency migration politics of the Italian government concerning the flux of refugees from the Maghreb region and Libya.
This video is about the many things that had already
happened by the now distant 24th January 2009, when on the island of Lampedusa
the migrants held in the Contrada Imbriacola Centre escaped amongst the local
published the audio-documentaryDOC 12: Turchi. Tales of helicopters and boats
on Lampedusa which recounts those unforgettable days through the
memories of some of the Lampedusans. Made by Marzia Coronati and Elise Melot,
the documentary received the 2009 Anello Debole award for best radio
documentary as well as a special mention at the 2009 RSI Awards.