Thursday 15 August 2019, 8:00am
The Phoenix Cinema, Kirkwall

Join our most northernly Locals group in Orkney for their first screening as part of the Orkney Science Festival! The group will be presenting 6 films over the next 12 months exploring a range of topics from food sustainability to climate justice, women’s empowerment to global democracy.

Take One Action Orkney

Take One Action Orkney are our most northernly Locals group, a team of film lovers from the Orkney isles who are bringing 6 inspiring films to venues and events over the next 12  months.

Friday 20 September 2019, 5:50pm
Filmhouse, Edinburgh

Dian was six when 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.

Yours in Sisterhood
Sunday 29 September 2019, 2:30pm
The Space Dalry 183 Creative & Cultural Hub, Edinburgh

Join us for a free screening of surprising, diverse and inspiring films by and about women, celebrating defiance and solidarity. A warm welcome will be offered to all, with free tea and coffee and an informal conversation after the films.

System Error
Monday 23 September 2019, 7:30pm
Grassmarket Centre, Edinburgh

As a central tenet of capitalism, the concept of growth dominates our politics, our economy, and our understanding of what makes the world go round. Yet the social fabric and nature itself are showing the strain of this constant drive for bigger and better at all costs.

The Prosecutors
Sunday 22 September 2019, 7:30pm
Centre For Contemporary Arts (CCA), Glasgow

Often considered collateral damage instead of a
war crime, sexual violence has, for centuries, been instrumentalised to control and terrorise entire communities in conflict zones. Can we end the use of this insidious tool of war, and how effective are legal frameworks in prosecuting culprits?