Gods of Molenbeek
Saturday 21 September 2019, 5:30pm
Filmhouse, Edinburgh

Does God exist? What happens when we die?
Brussels’ Molenbeek district has been, for most outsiders, synonymous with violent jihadism. For six-year-old friends Aatos and Amine, however, it is just home: the playground in which they listen to spiders whisper, or argue over who will get the front seat on the magic carpet that will take them to the land of their ancestors.

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?

Tiny Souls
Dina Naser | 2019
France, Jordan, Qatar | 86 min | 12+ years | Arabic with English subtitles | Subtitles

Screening as part of TOAFF19

9-year-old Marwa is a lively, inquisitive child, whose interests revolve around playtime, school and her siblings. She and her family live in Jordan’s Za’atari camp, the world’s largest camp for Syrian refugees, and hope to return home soon.

Survivors
A. Pratt, L. Mansaray, B. White, A. Fitch | 2018
Sierra Leone, United States | 84 min | 15+ years | English, Krio with English subtitles

Screening as part of TOAFF19

Through the remarkable stories of three individuals at the epicentre of Sierra Leone’s recent Ebola epidemic, Survivors chronicles the unfolding of one of the most acute public health crises of the modern era.

The Prosecutors
Leslie Thomas | 2018
United States | 96 min | 15+ years | English, Bosnian, French... with English subtitles

Screening as part of TOAFF19

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?