Films
The Age of Stupid
Shared Planet The Bigger Picture
Franny Armstrong | 2009
United Kingdom | 92 min | English, French with English subtitles

A man living in 2055 looks back at old footage from our time and asks: why didn’t we stop climate change when we had the chance?

Films
An Object At Rest
Seth Boyden | 2011
United Kingdom | 6 min | 5+ years | No dialogue

A stone will encounter lots of obstacles over the course of a millennium, but is there any greater disruption than that of human civilization?

Films
An Ode to a Time I Loved Bread
Sisters
Neema Ngelime | 2021
Belgium, Hungary, Portugal... | 11 min | 12+ years | English, Swahili with English subtitles | Closed Captions

A memory capsule of the filmmaker Neema’s time spent at a colonial legacy boarding school, and how it shaped her relationship to food, body, and identity.

Films
And That Is How the Rivers Came To Be
Shared Planet
Miguel Araoz Cartagena | 2019
Canada, Peru, United States | 3 min | 5+ years | Kukama with English subtitles | Closed Captions

Screened as part of TOAFF21

The enchanting Peruvian legend of a Kukama god comes alive in this animated film about the creation of the vast, winding rivers of the Amazon.

Films
Aunt Hilda!
Sisters
Jacques-Rémy Girerd and Benoît Chieux | 2013
France, Luxembourg | 89 min | 8+ years | French with English subtitles | Subtitles

Screened as part of TOAFF14

Hilda lives high above the city in her greenhouse until a genetically modified grain threatens to disrupt the natural harmony of the Earth.

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 Boy Named Gavin
Elyse Kelly | 2017
United States | 2 min | 5+ years | English with English subtitles | Closed CaptionsSubtitles

When 18-year old transgender Gavin Grimm started using the boys’ bathroom in school it caused uproar. In this powerful short film he demands his rights and urges acceptance amongst his community.