Events
We Are Many
Friday 3 October 2014, 1:00pm
Filmhouse, Edinburgh

BEYOND THE SCREEN All Take One Action screenings include simple, inspiring opportunities for audiences to connect and share ideas for creative and effective personal action after the film.

Films
We Are Many
The Bigger Picture Truth To Power
Amir Amirani | 2014
United Kingdom | 104 min | 12+ years | English | Closed CaptionsSubtitles

Screened as part of TOAFF14

In 2003 more than 15 million people worldwide marched against the war in Iraq, the largest mobilisation in human history

Blog
Oxfam Scotland Guest Blog: Why Inequality is a problem that we can’t afford to ignore
Posted on

Oxfam Scotland is once again delighted to be supporting the Take One Action Film Festival. We are particularly pleased to be able to present this year two films: “Inequality for All” and “Light Fly Fly High”. Both these films explore the impact of inequality in different ways on individuals lives bringing to life the injustices […]

Topics: UK Poverty
Blog
Your Next Steps
Posted on

Our 2019 Festival in Edinburgh & Glasgow has drawn to a close and what a festival it’s been! Over the last 12 days we have welcomed over 3,500 engaged audience members to our events and screenings, and hosted many insightful conversations exploring our connections – individual and collective – to some of the most urgent issues affecting our […]

Events
Push
All Equal? The Bigger Picture Truth To Power
Friday 15 November 2019, 8:30pm
Belmont Filmhouse, Aberdeen

Landlords without faces, apartments without renters… Housing prices are skyrocketing in cities across the world, but incomes are not – pushing long-term residents out. So how can we push back?

Blog
Can Foreign Policy Ever Be Truly Feminist?
Posted on

Engender explore how feminism can influence foreign policy, and how this is explored through the three films they are supporting this year.

Blog
Creative Activism Exhibition at Take One Action Film Festival
Posted on

By Blake Turner, Global Justice Now As Global Justice Now’s newest member of staff, I am extremely excited about Together We Are Powerful: Stories of Resistance, an all-day exhibition by Global Justice Now focused on global activism against corporate power, with images, artefacts and information relating to activism around the world. On my second day […]

Films
Soyalism
Shared Planet The Bigger Picture
Enrico Parenti, Stefano Liberti | 2018
Italy | 65 min | 12+ years | English

Screening as part of TOAFF19

Food production has increasingly become huge business for a handful of giant corporations. How do we re-prioritise workers’ rights, animal welfare and environmental sustainability?

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

Screening as part of TOAFF19

Dian was six when she heard a rumbling as an earthquake, set off by natural gas drilling in the area, led to a tsunami of mud hurtling towards her village. Ten years later, thousands of people in her community still seek reparation from the powerful mining company responsible for the damage. As a teenager finding her political voice, Dian has high hopes for Indonesia’s new administration – but she faces many obstacles on the road to justice.