Films
Ghost Fleet
All Equal? Close Up Truth To Power
Shannon Service & Jeffrey Waldron | 2018
United States | 90 min | 15+ years | English, Indonesian, Khmer... with English subtitles | Subtitles

Screened as part of TOAFF19

What does modern-day slavery look like, and are we complicit in perpetuating it?
Patima Tungpuchayakul is a Bangkok-based activist who has committed her life to rescuing fishermen who have been trafficked into slavery on Thai fishing boats. Fighting death threats, corruption and complacency, Patima and her small team have vowed to free these men and help them obtain justice.

Films
Granny’s Flags
Naziha Arebi | 2012
Scotland, United Kingdom | 4 min | Arabic with English subtitles | Subtitles

Haja Fatma, a mother of eight children, tells the tale of family life in Tripoli during the Libyan Revolution.

Films
Hamama & Caluna
Andreas Muggli | 2018
Switzerland | 23 min | 12+ years | English, German with English subtitles

Screened as part of TOAFF18

Two young refugees, Hamama and Caluna, have left everything behind. Stranded in a camp in northern Italy, they decide to go over the Alps and cross the closed border into Switzerland at night.

Films
Hope
Alex Bohs | 2018
United States | 5 min | 12+ years | English with English subtitles | Subtitles

Combining images from the end of Pride 2018 with the final testimonial of Harvey Milk, this artful short film celebrates what has been achieved whilst also providing a reminder of the sacrifices that have been made.

Films
In This World
Close Up
Michael Winterbottom | 2003
United Kingdom | 88 min | 15+ years | English, Pashto, Persian...

This acclaimed film follows the arduous journey made by two young men from their refugee camp in Pakistan to a better life in the UK

Films
Island of the Hungry Ghosts
All Equal? Close Up
Gabrielle Brady | 2018
Australia, Germany, United Kingdom | 94 min | 12+ years | English, Chinese (Mandarin), French with English subtitles | Subtitles

Screened as part of TOAFF18

Deeply moving documentary contrasting lush nature and expansive soundscapes with the trauma of displacement and detention.

Films
Mamis
Virginia Fuentes | 2013
Cuba | 19 min | 12+ years | Spanish with English subtitles | Subtitles

Being gay in Cuba has never been easy. Being a lesbian mother is even more complicated. But four women have forged their own path and are challenging cultural prejudice as they go.