Films
A Better Man
Close Up Sisters
Lawrence Jackman, Attiya Khan | 2017
Canada | 78 min | 12+ years | English with English subtitles

Screened as part of TOAFF18

Fierce, compassionate and searingly honest exploration of life after abuse.

Films
The Borneo Case
Close Up Shared Planet Truth To Power
Dylan Williams & Erik Pauser | 2016
Sweden | 78 min | 12+ years | English, Malay with English subtitles

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.

Films
Budrus
Close Up
Julia Bacha | 2009
Israel, Palestine, United States | 70 min | 12+ years | English, Arabic, Hebrew with English subtitles | Subtitles

Palestinian and Israeli activists, led by a fearless women’s contingent, mount nonviolent protests against Israel’s expropriation of their West Bank land.

Films
The Call of Trung (Goi Trủng )
Regragui Hicham | 2015
Morocco | 21 min | Arabic, Vietnamese with English subtitles

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.

Films
The Camden 28
Truth To Power
Antonio Giacchino | 2007
United States | 83 min | 15+ years | English with English subtitles

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.

Films
Carla’s Song
Ken Loach | 1996
Germany, Spain, United Kingdom | 127 min | English, Spanish with English subtitles

A Glasgow man visits war-torn Nicaragua with a refugee tormented by her memories. A powerful film about love, human rights, and political awakening.