Films
The Return
All Equal? Shared Planet
Eriberto Gualinga | 2021
Ecuador | 17 min | 8+ years | Amazonian Kichwa with English subtitles | Closed Captions

Screened as part of TOAFF21

A family in the Ecuadorian Amazon is spending lockdown in the relative safety of the jungle. As they reconnect with dormant ancestral knowledge, away from the distractions of modern life, their affinity with nature begins to flourish.

Films
The Roots Weaver
Shared Planet
Fernando Saldivia Yáñez | 2020
Chile | 16 min | 5+ years | No dialogue | Closed Captions

Screened as part of TOAFF21

A poetic observation of the indigenous Yaghan art of grass-weaving as developed in Chile, The Roots Weaver embeds this intergenerational process into the aural and visual textures that sustain it. […]

Films
Sky Aelans
Shared Planet
Georgianna Lepping, Jeremy Gwao, Regina Lepping, Zahiyd Namo, Junior Patrick Makau, Manner Lévo, Neil Nuia, Daniel Kakadi, Edward Manuga | 2019
Solomon Islands, United States | 6 min | 8+ years | Solomon Pijin with English subtitles | Closed Captions

Screened as part of TOAFF21

A celebration of the bond between the communities of the Solomon Islands’ last untouched rainforest, as they claim their rights as the last guardians of the Sky Aelans – the sacred, high mountain forests.

Films
Until The Last Drop
All Equal? Shared Planet
Tim Webster and Ernesto Cabellos | 2020
Palestine | 20 min | 12+ years | Arabic with English subtitles | Closed CaptionsSubtitles

Screened as part of TOAFF20

In a territory where occupation has turned water into a privilege, two farmers working on the same land face increasingly unequal opportunities.