Films
Adam
All Equal? Sisters
Maryam Touzani | 2019
France, Morocco | 98 min | 12+ years | Arabic with English subtitles | Closed CaptionsSubtitles

Screening as part of TOAFF20

A moving study of motherhood, sisterhood, and the position of women in Moroccan society.

Films
An Uncertain Future
Chelsea Hernandez, Iliana Sosa | 2017
United States | 11 min | English, Spanish

In Austin, Texas, two expectant mothers—one undocumented and one US citizen—must contend with increased ICE raids and mounting hostility towards immigrants under President Trump.

Films
Beach Flags
Close Up Sisters Youth Programme
Sarah Saidan | 2014
France, Iran | 13 min | 8+ years | Persian with English subtitles

An Iranian lifeguard discovers the meaning of solidarity

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
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
Box Girl
Evan Pretzer | 2015
Kenya, United States | 9 min | 8+ years | English with English subtitles | Subtitles

Sonko boxed her way from the Kariobangi slum in Nairobi all the way to the Kenyan national women’s team. Now she is training the next generation of female boxers, giving them confidence and leadership along the way.

Films
Carne (Flesh)
Sisters
Camila Kater | 2019
Brazil, Spain | 12 min | Portuguese with English subtitles | Closed CaptionsSubtitles

Screening as part of TOAFF20

Five women, each at a different stage of their life, share experiences about their relationships to their bodies and how others perceive them in this powerfully intimate mixed-media animated documentary.

Part of the ‘Poetry Workshop’ programme.