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us: Samura, Sorious


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    • us: Samara, Sorious
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        19631027
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Freetown (Sierra Leone)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) London (England)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Freetown (Sierra Leone)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Insight News Television
        • Organization: (naf) Insight TWI Limited
    • Organization

        (naf) Insight News Television
    • Organization

        (naf) Insight TWI Limited
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Von Planta Productions
    • Organization

        Von Planta Productions
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
  • Sources

    • found: Cry Freetown, 2000: title frame (Sorious Samura)
    • found: Living with AIDS, 2005: title frame (Sorious Samura)
    • found: IMDb, Aug. 28, 2014: (Sorious Samura, journalist and filmmaker; was born on October 27, 1963 in Freetown, Sierra Leone. He is known for his work on Blood Diamond (2006), Surviving Sudan (2005) and Out of Africa (2000); alternate names: Sorious Samara)
    • found: Von Planta Productions website, Aug. 28, 2014: Living with AIDS (a film with award winning reporter Sorious Samura about the impact of HIV/Aids in Zambia)
    • found: Insight TWI website, Aug. 28, 2014 (Emmy winner Sorious Samura is one of the world's most widely respected African film and television journalists)
    • found: Wikipedia, Aug. 28, 2014: Sorious Samura (Samura is one of the directors of 'Insight News TV' [presently Insight TWI], an independent television production company in the UK focused on international current affairs programming; as of 2007, he works in London, UK, and considers both London and Freetown his hometown)
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    • 2003-09-08: new
    • 2014-10-08: revised
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