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
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.

Films
Eating Up Easter
Close Up Shared Planet
Sergio Mata’u Rapu | 2018
United States | 75 min | 8+ years | English, Rapa'nui, Spanish with English subtitles | Subtitles

Screening as part of TOAFF19

In a cinematic letter to his son, native Rapa Nui (Easter Island) filmmaker Sergio Mata’u Rapu crafts a global wake-up call from the remote Pacific.

Films
Hope
Alex Bohs | 2018
United States | 5 min | 12+ years | English with English subtitles | Closed CaptionsSubtitles

Combining images from the end of Pride 2018 with the final testimonial of Harvey Milk, this artful short film celebrates what has been achieved whilst also providing a reminder of the sacrifices that have been made.

Films
Hotel 22
Elizabeth Lo | 2015
United States | 9 min | 8+ years | English

Screened as part of TOAFF15

Each night in Silicon Valley, the Line 22 transforms from a public bus into an unofficial shelter for the homeless – the Hotel 22.

Films
Inventing Tomorrow
Shared Planet Sisters The Bigger Picture Youth Programme
Laura Nix | 2018
United States | 87 min | 8+ years | English, Indonesian, Spanish with English subtitles | Subtitles

Screening as part of TOAFF19

Communities across the world are bearing the brunt of climate chaos and environmental degradation. Change is desperately needed, but how do such communities adapt to existing problems? In Inventing Tomorrow, hope takes the form of a group of young students, from Indonesia, India, Mexico and Hawaii, as they prepare for ISEF, the world’s largest high-school science competition.