Films
Acasa, My Home
All Equal? Close Up
Radu Ciorniciuc | 2019
Finland, Germany, Romania | 86 min | 12+ years | Romanian with English subtitles | Closed CaptionsSubtitles

Screening as part of TOAFF20

Acasa, My Home is presented in association with Document Human Rights Film Festival. Join Document, in conversation with director Radu Ciorniciuc and representatives from UK-based Roma support groups.

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

Screened 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

Screened as part of TOAFF19

The story of a teenager finding her political voice in the face of a natural disaster – a rousing tribute to youth activism and to the role of education in empowering young women.

Films
In My Blood It Runs
All Equal? Close Up Youth Programme
Maya Newell, Dujuan Hoosan, Carol Turner, Megan Hoosan, James Mawson, Margaret Anderson, Jimmy Mawson | 2019
Australia | 84 min | 8+ years | English, Arrernte with English subtitles | Closed CaptionsSubtitles

Screening as part of TOAFF20

Critically acclaimed documentary exposing Australia’s systemic racism, told through the eyes of charismatic 10-year-old Arrernte/Garrwa boy, Dujuan and his family. An intimate story of struggle, strength and love.

Films
The Last Ice
All Equal? Shared Planet
Scott Ressler | 2019
United States | 83 min | 8+ years | English, Greenlandic, Inuktitut with English subtitles | Closed CaptionsSubtitles

Screening as part of TOAFF20

Visually stunning portrait of two Inuit youth grappling with their future as their communities face the challenges of (neo)colonialism and climate change.

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
Films
Oil and Water
All Equal? Shared Planet Sisters
Anjali Nayar | 2020
Canada | 14 min | 12+ years | Closed CaptionsSubtitles

Screening as part of TOAFF20

In a drought-prone, oil-rich area in Northern Kenya, a community’s ancestral land has been taken for oil extraction. When the women in the community — who traditionally have no say in things related to land — realise that the promise of jobs, money and reliable irrigation will never materialise, they rally together to protect their future and fight greed, patriarchy and corrupt politics.

This film is part of the programme ‘The Land Beneath Their Feet’.

Films
Until The Last Drop
All Equal? Shared Planet
Tim Webster and Ernesto Cabellos | 2020
Palestine | 20 min | 12+ years | Arabic with English subtitles | Closed CaptionsSubtitles

Screening as part of TOAFF20

In a territory where occupation has turned water into a privilege, two farmers working on the same land face increasingly unequal opportunities.