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Emmanuel Jal

In the war-torn region of Southern Sudan, Emmanuel Jal was born into the life of a child solider on an unknown date in the early 1980s. Through unbelievable struggles, Emmanuel managed to survive and emerge as a recording artist, achieving worldwide acclaim for his unique style of hip hop with its message of peace and reconciliation born out of his... See full bio »
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 2014 The Good Lie ("Find A Way") / (arranger: "Nyanajuan (Le Le Le)") / (performer: "We Fall") / (writer: "We Fall")
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 2015 War Child - Chapter One (Short) (completed)
 2014 The Good Lie
 2010 Africa United
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 2015 War Child - Chapter One (Short) (writer) (completed)
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 2009 Rebuilding Hope (Documentary)
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 2015/III The Key (Documentary) (executive producer)
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 2015/III The Key (Documentary)
 2014 Skavlan (TV Series)
Himself - Guest
 2014 Good Morning America (TV Series)
Himself - Guest
- Episode dated 19 September 2014 (2014) ... Himself - Guest
 2013 Music for Mandela (Documentary)
Himself - Interviewee / Singer
 2011 The Hour (TV Series)
- Episode #7.74 (2011) ... Himself
 2009 Tavis Smiley (TV Series)
- Episode dated 30 March 2009 (2009) ... Himself
 2008 mtvU Woodie Awards 2008 (TV Special)
Himself - Presenter
 2008 Call + Response (Documentary)
 2008 The Andrew Marr Show (TV Series)
Himself - Musician
- Episode #3.27 (2008) ... Himself - Musician
 2008 War Child (Documentary)

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