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 TOAFF16
Intimate portrait of the lives of five refugee kids during their first year in a Red Cross refugee school in Denmark.
A filmmaker connects the materials used in mobile phones to illegal mines in the DRC using child labour.
Screened as part of TOAFF17
An unlikely group of activists hunt for billions of dollars made from the destruction of the oldest forest in the world: the Borneo Rainforest.
Palestinian and Israeli activists, led by a fearless women’s contingent, mount nonviolent protests against Israel’s expropriation of their West Bank land.
A Moroccan man and Vietnamese woman are brought together during the first Indochina war. Now an elderly married couple, they find themselves facing a life changing decision.
Screened as part of TOAFF08
The incredible true story of 28 activists, whose anti-Vietnam war protest became the subject of one of the most influential trials in American politics.
Exposing her role behind the camera, Kirsten Johnson reaches into the vast trove of footage she has shot over decades around the world.
A Glasgow man visits war-torn Nicaragua with a refugee tormented by her memories. A powerful film about love, human rights, and political awakening.
Screened as part of TOAFF14
Arthouse mash-up of secret and CCTV footage from the frontlines of the Syrian conflict.