Good Fortune
All Equal? Close Up
Landon Van Soest | 2004
United States | 73 min | 15+ years | English with English subtitles | Subtitles

An intimate portrait of two Kenyans shows how massive, international efforts to alleviate poverty in Africa may be undermining the very communities they aim to benefit.

Good Things Await
Close Up Shared Planet
Phie Ambo | 2014
Denmark, Iceland | 95 min | 15+ years | Danish with English subtitles | Subtitles

An octogenarian biodynamic farmer battles bureaucracy in his quest to preserve Danish Red dairy cattle, and to practice crop and animal husbandry in a respectful manner.

Granny’s Flags
Naziha Arebi | 2012
Scotland, United Kingdom | 4 min | Arabic with English subtitles | Subtitles

Haja Fatma, a mother of eight children, tells the tale of family life in Tripoli during the Libyan Revolution.

The Green Lie
Shared Planet The Bigger Picture Youth Programme
Werner Boote | 2018
Austria | 93 min | 12+ years | English, German with English subtitles | Subtitles

Environmentally-friendly electric cars, sustainably-produced food products, fair production processes… Can our purchasing power help save the world?

Half a Life
Tamara Shogaolu | 2017
Egypt, Netherlands, United States | 13 min | 12+ years | English, Arabic with English subtitles

After a traumatic encounter, a young, gay Egyptian joins the LGBT rights movement. When his safety is jeopardised, he must choose whether to stay in the country he loves or seek asylum elsewhere as a refugee.

Hamama & Caluna
Andreas Muggli | 2018
Switzerland | 23 min | 12+ years | English, German with English subtitles

Two young refugees, Hamama and Caluna, have left everything behind. Stranded in a camp in northern Italy, they decide to go over the Alps and cross the closed border into Switzerland at night.

Hamish
Close Up
Robbie Fraser | 2016
United Kingdom | 75 min | 12+ years | English, Gaelic, German... with English subtitles

A poet, soldier, songwriter, folklorist and cultural activist, Hamish Henderson played a leading role in Scotland's folk revival.