Films
Anbessa
All Equal? Close Up
Mo Scarpelli | 2019
Ethiopia, Italy, United States | 86 min | 12+ years | Amharic with English subtitles | Subtitles

Screening as part of TOAFF19

This lyrical documentary follows a young boy who uses his creativity, imagination and sharp wits to battle forces beyond his control.

Topics: Land Rights
Films
Blue Heart
Shared Planet
Britton Caillouette | 2018
United States | 45 min | 8+ years | English, Albanian, Macedonian with English subtitles | Subtitles

Screened as part of TOAFF18

Combining stunning cinematography with a fantastic breadth of individual portraits, this sumptuous documentary chronicles communities fighting to save the last wild rivers of Europe.

Films
Flood
Amanda Strong | 2017
Canada | 4 min | 5+ years | English

A richly visual film that explores the impact of colonisation on Canada’s Indigenous peoples.

Topics: Land Rights
Films
Grit
Shared Planet Sisters Truth To Power Youth Programme
Cynthia Wade, Sasha Friedlander | 2018
United States | 81 min | 12+ years | Indonesian with English subtitles | Subtitles

Screening as part of TOAFF19

Dian was six when she heard a rumbling as an earthquake, set off by natural gas drilling in the area, led to a tsunami of mud hurtling towards her village. Ten years later, thousands of people in her community still seek reparation from the powerful mining company responsible for the damage. As a teenager finding her political voice, Dian has high hopes for Indonesia’s new administration – but she faces many obstacles on the road to justice.

Films
The Lonely Battle of Thomas Reid
All Equal? Close Up Truth To Power
Feargal Ward | 2017
Ireland | 77 min | 12+ years | English with English subtitles

Screened as part of TOAFF18

A soft-spoken Irish cattle farmer embarks on a reluctant battle for land rights in this beguiling David and Goliath tale.

Topics: Land Rights