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Law and the Image: The State Recording the People, the People Recording the State *

“The camera does not lie.” But what about those who control the camera? Video-activist and documentary maker Oktay İnce tried to answer this and other questions in his articles series on Law and the Image, which he wrote in 2013.

What is ‘From Below’?

We are watched by cameras installed from above. But how about surveillance from below? From Below series will stream a new video around such questions every Thursday.

Not So Frequently Asked Questions

While we were creating From Below, these questions were on our minds, which we also shared with the directors selected for this series.