Grit
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.

Anbessa
Mo Scarpelli | 2019
Ethiopia, Italy, United States | 86 min | 12+ years | Amharic with English subtitles | Subtitles

Screening as part of TOAFF19

This lyrical documentary follows a young boy who uses his creativity, imagination and sharp wits to battle forces beyond his control.

Topics: Land Rights
Flood
Amanda Strong | 2017
Canada | 4 min | 5+ years | English

A richly visual film that explores the impact of colonisation on Canada’s Indigenous peoples.

Topics: Land Rights
TAKE ONE ACTION FILM FESTIVAL RETURNS TO ABERDEEN & INVERNESS!
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Grab your diaries! Take One Action Film Festival is on the road and returns to Aberdeen & Inverness this November to premiere the most acclaimed international documentaries focusing on social and environmental justice. At a time when concepts of truth and democracy are being stretched beyond recognition, the tide of political upheavals, environmental threats and […]

The Lonely Battle of Thomas Reid
Saturday 24 November 2018, 5:00pm
Eden Court Theatre and Cinema, Inverness

Join us after the film for inspiring conversations and opportunities for creative, effective personal action, as we explore who owns the land – in Scotland and beyond. Please book directly through Eden Court – tickets now on sale

Take One Action Film Festival 2018 Programme Launch
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Grab your diaries! Tickets for all screenings and events for this year’s Take One Action Film Festival are now on sale.   At a time when concepts of truth and democracy are being stretched beyond recognition, the tide of political upheavals, environmental threats and isolationism can feel overwhelming.  Our programme offers an antidote to despair […]