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  • Dafa Metti
    Movie + 1 extra

    Dafa Metti

    Movie + 1 extra

    Under Paris' glittering Eiffel Tower, undocumented Senegalese migrants sell miniature souvenirs of the monument, to support their families back home. Far from their loved ones and hounded by the police, each day is a struggle through darkness in the City of Lights.

    Dir. Tal Amiran - 15min - 2020...

  • A Safer Place

    Dir. Edward Lawrenson - 18min - 2021 - UK - Languages: English, Burmese - Subtitles: English

    As tourists gather on a beach in Cox’s Bazar in Bangladesh, a scientist explains the devastation that the rains will bring over the summer months. Just a few miles away is Kutupalong refugee camp, the wo...

  • Boca de Fogo - Fire Mouth

    Movie + 1 extra

    City of Salgueiro, in the heartland of Pernambuco, Brazil. In the stands, the heat punishes the fans. On the radio, Fire Mouth ignites the broadcasting. There`s no sports commentator like Fire Mouth.

    Dir. Luciano Pérez Fernández - 9min - 2017 - Brazil - Language: Portuguese - Subtitles available...

  • Lotus

    Dir. Mohammadreza Vatandoust - 2018 - Iran - Language: Farsi - Subtitles: English

    After a dam flooded a village in northern Iran, one island remained. There’s a grave on it. On a hill above the new lake, an old woman looks out at it. An intimate look at the daily routine of an Iranian woman who ...

  • Guaxuma

    Movie

    Tayra and I grew up on a beach in the north east of Brazil. We were inseparable. The sea breeze brings me back happy memories.

    Dir. Nara Normande - 14min - 2018 - France, Brazil - Language: Portuguese - Subtitles: English, French, Spanish

    "plays like casually flipping through a photo album of a...

  • Vaarheim
    Movie + 1 extra

    Vaarheim

    Movie + 1 extra

    After the closure of the high school and the fish farm, all the men and teenagers have to leave the tiny island of Out Skerries to go to the Mainland, leaving the women by themselves with the younger children.

    Julie Powis Arthur is one of those women. First she saw her husband leave and now bot...

  • Mata Ne

    Movie

    Mata Ne is about a woman tracing her roots. She travels, together with her mother, to her second home in Japan. It is about them visiting the almost one hundred years old grandmother on the remote island of Okinawa. This reunion feels like a farewell at the same time, somewhere in between being h...

  • Crossing Borders
    Movie + 1 extra

    Crossing Borders

    Movie + 1 extra

    Khansaa and her family fled the Syrian war in search of a better life in the United States. As refugees living in Oakland California, they adapt to an unfamiliar culture with the help of a young American mother. Crossing Borders looks at the migrant story through motherhood and friendship that cr...

  • He
    Movie + 1 extra

    He

    Movie + 1 extra

    In Qaleh Hassan Khan, a town between Tehran and Karaj in Iran, 'He' follows mannequins on their journey from the factory floor to the shop window.

    Dir. Sam Kalantari - 31min - 2015 - Iran - Language: Farsi - Subtitles: English

    "Like a science-fiction film, 'He' examines the surreal path of shop...

  • Nyo Vweta Nafta
    Movie + 1 extra

    Nyo Vweta Nafta

    Movie + 1 extra

    Inhambane. Mozambique. King-Best. Samsung Galaxy. Versace. Babes. White rooster. There are no toothpicks in Norway. Coconut trees. Baobab fruits. Superfruits. Vitamine C. Passiflorine. Alpha-linolenic acid. SMS in Chinese. Megabytes. Hotel Cardoso. Coffee is a white man’s addiction. Ngadzango. My...

  • Inside Me

    Movie

    A clear decision surrounded by mixed feelings.
    A young woman recounts her experience with abortion.

    Dir. Maria Trigo Teixeira - 2019 - Germany - Language: English - Subtitles in English.

  • Summerloch
    Movie + 1 extra

    Summerloch

    Movie + 1 extra

    Denis visits his parents' summer home in Tuscany, bringing his friend, the director Moris Freiburghaus. These are the last warm summer days, but, struggling with past mistakes and addictions, Denis finds it hard to enjoy them. He grapples with his demons under the watchful eye, and gentle lens, o...

  • Mars, Oman
    Movie + 1 extra

    Mars, Oman

    Movie + 1 extra

    An old Bedouin riding his camel can’t believe his eyes: a woman dressed in silvery armour and a bizarre helmet is studying an insignificant rock. Astronauts in the desert of Oman... Or is it Mars?

    Bedouins, spaceships, desertships, two young Omani girls passionate about space, and a lost directo...

  • Gonj
    Movie

    Gonj

    Movie

    Gonj (Honey Bee) follows workers collecting honey in the extreme Zagros Mountains of Iran. On cliff-faces of more than 150m, with only basic facilities, they risk life and limb in order to collect a particularly pure and clear honey believed to have healing properties.

    Dir. Arman Gholipour Dasht...

  • La Bestia - Train of the Unknowns

    Movie + 1 extra

    In 'Casa del Migrante' in Huehutoca, a suburb of Mexico City, refugees find a safe abode. At least for two days. Then they must go on with their journey towards USA in freight train carriages, which everyone here just calls 'La Bestia', the beast.

    Dir. Manuel Inacker - 23min - 2018 - Germany - L...

  • The Holiday Inn-Side

    Movie

    A 16-year-old in a secure facility awaits sentencing, to be determined once the gravity of the offence reveals itself. Animated and anonymous, the subject invites the viewer into his dilemma.

    Dir. Charby Ibrahim - 20min - 2018 - Australia - Language: English

    "Having worked in a juvenile detenti...

  • RIAFN
    Movie + 1 extra

    RIAFN

    Movie + 1 extra

    A cinematic journey into the soundscape of the Alps, where alpine shepherds live far from the bustle of the city. Centuries living in close commune with their cows, sheep and dogs has influenced their daily lives, even the language they speak. Building from the idioms, songs and ringing commands ...

  • Passing Time
    Movie + 1 extra

    Passing Time

    Movie + 1 extra

    I started filming my grandparents in 2007. I was fifteen years old. I really loved my grandfather a lot but as the years went by, I turned my camera more and more towards my grandmother who was suffering from a disturbing illness. Alzheimer’s. I filmed a fraction of their lives, as it happens muc...

  • The Secret History of Aviation

    Movie + 1 extra

    The Secret History of Aviation is a poignant reflection on that which rises and that which falls. Its title and narration are taken from a piece written by Manuel Zimbro, in which he muses on what it is that prevents man from being able to fly, and what impact this limitation has on the natural w...

  • Antonio and Catarina

    Movie

    Augusto, a 70-year old man, is dealing with the sudden appearance of a 25-year old woman in his life, Cristina, the filmmaker. Since I first saw him, I had an urge to film this mysterious figure. Our initial fascination with each other unraveled into a seduction game, disclosing fragility, lust a...

  • Currents

    Movie

    The plants are the only ones remaining in the vacant business building. In this large and once lavish space, the gardener still maintains the plants, which have become part of its architecture. She sifts through the ones in pots and prepares them for their relocation.

    The plants which used to r...

  • The Void Inside

    Movie

    After getting caught in a fight, Vahid needs to sell one of his kidneys to avoid a prison sentence of many years. Shot as a fever dream, Vahid navigates the streets of Tehran, advertising his kidney on house walls and working in a car repair shop, all the while hoping for salvation, and dreaming ...

  • L'Ultimu Sognu - Last Dream in Petra-Blanca (English Subtitles)

    Dir. Lisa Reboulleau - 2019 - France - Languages: Corsican, French - Subtitles: English

    In the heart of a Corsican forest at night, a woman dreams of hunting. After killing, as she looks into the eyes of dead wild animals, she can see faces. Those of people who in real life are about to die. Thi...

  • Blu
    Movie + 1 extra

    Blu

    Movie + 1 extra

    The film takes us on a nocturnal and subterranean journey inside the TBM, the tunnel boring machine used to dig tunnels and subways all over the world. The departure of the TBM from one station and its arrival at the next mark the stages of our film, a passage that goes from the dark of the work ...