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In 2011 Spain is suffering one of its worst crises. The unemployment rate rises at 25% and the young people hav... more
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France, hailed as the birthplace of human rights, is a far cry from respecting them when it comes to its contemporary judicial system—which functions differently depending on whether you are rich or poor, and above all, whether you are a French citizen... or not. Foreigners in France account for 18% of the prison population. What does this figure hide? National Identity takes us on an analytic journey into institutional racism in France. It articulates testimonies of foreigners jus... more

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This film tells more than just stories about children’s slavery. It speaks about the amazing capacity of resistance and the desperate search of five children from Mozambique to preserve their own values, and it confronts us with our ability to change the world, protecting what’s fragile.

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From February to March 2011, 23,000 young Tunisians reached the island of Lampedusa, in the south of Italy. The Italian government is torn between its own rhetoric of closure and security on the one hand, and the urgent needs on the island, and doesn’t know what to do. The tiny island is going to collapse. The “humanitarian tsunami” dominates the political debate of those days: the Italian government calls it an invasion, accusing Europe of "leaving us to fend for ourselves". Northern an... more

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The film “Women's Dreams” addresses the phenomenon of German women who have converted to Islam. Islamic centers and mosques in Germany confirm that the number of Germans, especially women, who have converted to Islam, has increased in the past years. Barbara, an elementary school teacher, found her new religion through her Turkish husband. Her family reacted with very mixed feelings. Christiane, a psychologist, and Susanne, a sales woman in a stone store, discovered Islam through Sufis... more

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Faces of Change highlights the story of five activists from five different continents who relay unique video dispatches from their respective corners of the world. From their communities in Brazil, India, Mauritania, Bulgaria and the United States, these activists go behind the camera to find a common voice denied them because of their social, racial, gender or ethnic background. They walk us through their lives, experiences and societies, as we see the world through their eyes. Their intimate video... more

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The town of Puerto Berrío sits on a bend in Colombia's Magdalena River. For over 30 years, local townspeople have fished out the remains of victims of violence drifting downstream. Ordinarily, these unidentified corpses, known as NNs (No Names), would be destined for a mass grave. However, for decades, local townspeople have adopted these bodies and given them names; they decorate their tombs and bring them water, gifts and flowers. In exchange, it is believed that the living are awarded protectio... more

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What would you do if some day someone came to your home and told you it would be flooded? The construction of a hydroelectric power plant threatens the valley of the Magdalena River, its flora, fauna, people and their way of living. A group of peasants and fishermen, who have grown up under the shadow of “El Gigante” (the giant), struggles against the multinational companies Enel, Endesa and Impregilo. These companies are constructing the power plant despite the voices of disagreement but wit... more

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Syria’s Lost Generation is the intensely personal story of two Syrian teenagers, Muna and Jihan, living unsettled lives as refugees. The film tackles a pressing contemporar...more
 
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AUNG SAN SUU KYI: THE CHOICE captures the moment when this Nobel prize winning dissident, takes the huge, risky, step into everyday politics in Burma. THE CHOICE tells Su...more
 
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At the age of 12, child activist Craig Kielburger, began his extraordinary fight against child labour. He went to India to find out about the realities of children who are force...more
 
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In "No Place for Me: the Struggles of Sexual and Gender Minority Refugees", lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) urban refugees in Mexico, Uganda and Sout...more
 
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How much do we need to know to care or act? What needs to be in place to make the invisible visible? The third film in the Exposing the Invisible series explores what one ca...more
 
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The music video “Execution” by Okhtapus, featuring acclaimed Iranian singers Shahin Najafi and Majid Kazemi, directly confronts the Iranian government’s routin...more
 
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