Yazan, a 13 year old boy living in a Palestinian refugee camp, doesn’t want to live in fear of the patrolling Israeli soldiers anymore so he creates a poster telling his story – but will they listen?
A group of internally displaced Haitian children share the story of their daily lives and their hopes for the future
Grassmarket Community Project supports people through transitions in their lives and re-connects the disengaged.
As a National Centre for Dance in Scotland, we offer a vibrant and uplifting focal point for dance as an art form, a way to exercise, and a way of life. We reach out to inspire wellbeing and creativity, and cultivate a future for dance in local, national and international communities.
Join us after the film for inspiring conversations and opportunities for creative, effective personal action, with guests including Nick Dearden (Director, Global Justice Now), Dr Patricia Oliart (Peru Support Group […]
The Take One Action Audience Award winner for 2016 has been announced as Sonita. Take One Action audiences have been won over by this moving and inspiring documentary by Iranian […]
A joyful message of hope for a better, greener and more sustainable future, celebrating grassroots movements from around the world
Since 1949, the Mental Health Foundation has been the UK’s leading charity for everyone’s mental health. Their vision is for a world with good mental health for all, and to help people understand, protect and sustain their mental health.
The Scottish Mental Health Arts & Film Festival is one of Scotland’s most diverse cultural events, covering everything from music, film and visual art to theatre, dance, and literature. The […]
A young indigenous leader confronts the fractures in his community as he fights to reconcile traditional teachings with the law to protect the land.
Meet Sonita, the headstrong teenage Afghan rapper whose talent is as big as her dreams.
Intimate portrait of the lives of five refugee kids during their first year in a Red Cross refugee school in Denmark.
A family tries to live by the seasons instead of by the clock, leaving the comforts of home for the remote Yukon wilderness.
An indigenous environmental activist takes on the large businesses that are destroying the Amazon.
ActionAid is a leading international charity working in over 45 countries, working with the poorest women and children in the world, changing their lives for good.
Established in 1947, the Edinburgh International Film Festival is world renowned for discovering and promoting the very best in international cinema – and for heralding and debating changes in global filmmaking.
Touching portrait of Malala Yousafzai and her fight for education
Stories of life and hope from East Africa’s largest slum