As the people of Southern Sudan held a vote for independence, millions of civilians were in the potential path of war. George Clooney and the Enough Project spent time in Sudan along the border between the north and south and saw what a return to war could look like. This video from the trip highlights the challenges Sudan faces, in the wake of the referendum, to avoid a return to civil war. War is not inevitable — we can stop this war before it starts. Visit SudanActionNow.org to find out more.
Produced by Matt Brown, Tim Freccia, Robert Padavick and Jeff Trussell
Video and photography by Tim Freccia
Editing and animation by Jeff Trussell
Directed by Robert Padavick
A co-production of The Enough Project and Not On Our Watch
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