Conflict photographers bear witness to tragedy, forcing audiences to confront the human impact of war, and the individual stories behind headlines. But can their pictures really change the world? Conflict turns the lens back on the people behind the camera, shedding light on how photographers capture their most striking and emotive works. From Sudan to Afghanistan, South Africa to Syria, this film follows six of the world’s most renowned conflict photographers into combat situations, sites of racial and sectarian violence, and as they document violent domestic abuse cases. The film allows them to open up about their work in a series of painful, but honest testimonies.

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