Fascinating story of the musicians who used songs of protest, freedom and change to fight against South Africa’s apartheid regime
A cinematic poem about four young creative women in an Egypt, where the dreams of the revolution have begun to unravel, and where women’s rights are extremely vulnerable.
Screened as part of TOAFF13
A Bangladeshi family battle the surging front line of climate change in this critically acclaimed, mesmerising and paired-back testament to the hidden cost of high-carbon living.
An Estonian theatre group take on their boldest, most ambitious project: the creation of a new political party. Is it a hoax or are they for real?
Screened as part of TOAFF15
The bicycle, an amazing tool for change. Activists and cities all over the world are moving towards a new system.
30 activists set sail for the Arctic to stop the first oil drilling, only to find themselves arrested and charged with piracy in an international show trial.
When 18-year old transgender Gavin Grimm started using the boys’ bathroom in school it caused uproar. In this powerful short film he demands his rights and urges acceptance amongst his community.
Two Latina sisters work as cleaners in a downtown office building, and fight for the right to unionize.
Palestinian and Israeli activists, led by a fearless women’s contingent, mount nonviolent protests against Israel’s expropriation of their West Bank land.