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  • July 30 - Yeh Freedom Life

    Dir. Priya Sen - 70min - 2019 - India

    Filmed in Ambedkar Nagar, a dense, largely working class area in South Delhi, Yeh Freedom Life tries to keep up with its protagonists, as they manoeuvre erratic and unpredictable love. One of them works at a local beauty parlour; the other runs the family’s ...

  • Aug 6 - Concrete Forms of Resistance

    Dir. Nick Jordan - 27mins - 2019 - UK

    Filmed in Lebanon, Concrete Forms of Resistance is a documentary centred upon the abandoned ‘Permanent International Fair’ in Tripoli, designed by the Modernist architect Oscar Niemeyer in the mid-1960s. The film presents themes of progress and crisis, labo...

  • Aug 6 - Shānzhài Screens

    Dir. Paul Heintz - 23min - 2020 - France

    Shenzhen at night, copyist painters recount their daily lives and their craft. Their acts shift alternately between an artistic and blue-collar imagery, from new technology to classical techniques. Here, another history of painting is being drawn.

  • Aug 6 - Burning Land

    Dir. Juan Camilo Olmos Feris - 30min - 2019 - Colombia

    Burning Land portrays a popular bullfighting festivity in Northern Colombia which reveals a tradition rooted within an established order in permanent confrontation, as well as the contradictions of a society which seems to celebrate with fol...

  • Aug 13 - Angkar

    Dir. Neary Adeline Hay - 71min - 2018 - Cambodia, France

    Khonsaly confronts his former Khmer Rouge persecutors in the obscure intimacy of the village where they once lived together for 4 years. Oscillating between past and present, forgotten spectres re-emerge and Khonsaly's story is finally told.

  • All That Glimmers - Jeanie Finlay

    7 videos

    Jeanie Finlay is one of Britain’s most distinctive documentary makers, who never fails to find the sparkle in the intimate everyday stories of the people she films. True Story is excited to present All That Gimmers, a collection of Jeanie’s films including Goth Cruise in which 150 ‘people in blac...

  • Aug 27 - Our Home With The Dogs

    Dir. Madalena Fragoso, Margarida Meneses - 61min - 2019 - Portugal

    For five years, seven friends film their lives together and apart from each other. As time goes by, a film begins to emerge when this archive is revisited; the house they shared in the first year no longer exists. A film shot thr...