Marc Francis and Nick Francis | 2006
United Kingdom, United States | 77 min | English, Italian with English subtitles
An Ethiopian Coffee Union manager as he travels the world to obtain a better price for his workers’ coffee beans.
Frank Piasecki Poulsen | 2010
Denmark, Germany | 82 min | 15+ years | French with English subtitles
A filmmaker connects the materials used in mobile phones to illegal mines in the DRC using child labour.
Ken Loach | 2001
France, Germany, Italy... | 112 min | English, Spanish with English subtitles |
Two Latina sisters work as cleaners in a downtown office building, and fight for the right to unionize.
Katja Gauriloff | 2012
Finland, France, Ireland... | 81 min | 12+ years | English, Finnish with English subtitles |
A round-the-world trip to find the ingredients for one can of pasta, stopping off in the lives of the workers and their dreams along the journey.
Benthe Forrer | 2016
Netherlands | 90 min | 12+ years | English, Dutch, French... with English subtitles |
Screened as part of TOAFF17
When three journalists uncover the links between the West’s favourite chocolate bars and child slavery in Africa, they try to change the system – one chocolate bar at a time.
Sanjay Rawal | 2014
United States | 83 min | 15+ years | English with English subtitles
Screened as part of TOAFF15
An intrepid group of Florida farmworkers battle to defeat the $4 trillion global supermarket industry through their ingenious Fair Food program.
Robert Kenner | 2010
94 min | English with English subtitles
A film that lifts the veil on America’s food industry, exposing the highly mechanised underbelly that’s been hidden from the consumer with the consent of government regulatory agencies.
Shannon Service & Jeffrey Waldron | 2018
United States | 90 min | 15+ years | English, Indonesian, Khmer... with English subtitles |
Screening as part of TOAFF19
What does modern-day slavery look like, and are we complicit in perpetuating it?
Chico Pereira | 2009
United Kingdom | 15 min | 12+ years | English
Work. Eat. Sleep. And back to work. For a long time skippers in the North East of Scotland could not find locals to work on their fishing vessels. That was until Filipino fishermen started coming to town for work.