As a director and his crew shoot a controversial film about Christopher Columbus in Bolivia, local people rise up against plans to privatise the water supply.
Screened as part of TOAFF16
The 2008 economic crisis heralded a wave of unemployment in Spain. In the midst of this social devastation, a new solidarity was born.
Screened as part of TOAFF15
An intrepid group of Florida farmworkers battle to defeat the $4 trillion global supermarket industry through their ingenious Fair Food program.
A film that lifts the veil on America’s food industry, exposing the highly mechanised underbelly that’s been hidden from the consumer with the consent of government regulatory agencies.
Screened as part of TOAFF17
Just a few years ago, an unconditional basic income was considered a pipe dream. Today, this utopia is much closer than we’d ever imagined.
At the brink of losing the idealist love of her life, filmmaker Maja Borg takes us on a poetic road trip through the financial collapse, exploring a radically different economic and social model
Screened as part of TOAFF10
From the ashes of the L.A. riots arose a lush, 14-acre community garden, the largest of its kind in the United States. Now, bulldozers threaten its future. The community fights back.
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.