Films
Love Your Home
Climate Coalition | 2017
United Kingdom | 1 min | 8+ years | English with English subtitles | Subtitles

Climate change is bringing more storms and flooding, affecting so many of the things that we love. This beautiful animation from the Climate Coalition shows the very real effect that rising temperatures are having on our world.

Films
The Very Hot Snowman
Climate Coalition | 2017
United Kingdom | 1 min | 8+ years | English with English subtitles | Subtitles

Sammy the Snowman has met lots of new friends this winter—but he knows they’re not supposed to be awake until spring! A touching animation that shows the real effect climate change is having on our seasons.

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An exciting new resource: launching our Global Change Film Directory
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We are so excited to be launching a brand new resource for all you film lovers and changemakers. The new Take One Action Global Change Film Directory provides instant access to hundreds of brilliant films exploring global change from a wide range of key social and environmental justice perspectives, from women’s empowerment to climate change, from the […]

Films
Hamish
Close Up
Robbie Fraser | 2016
United Kingdom | 75 min | 12+ years | English, Gaelic, German... with English subtitles

A poet, soldier, songwriter, folklorist and cultural activist, Hamish Henderson played a leading role in Scotland’s folk revival.

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Top picks from Document Film Festival!
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Document Film Festival returns to Glasgow from the 19-22 October with four days of exceptional international cinema, thought provoking talks and engaging workshops. Now in its 15th year Document is a nexus for marginalised voices and a platform and amplifier  for points of view struggling to find voice. Check out our top picks of the festival […]

Events
The Workers Cup
Friday 22 September 2017, 8:30pm
Filmhouse, Edinburgh

Join us after the film as we explore the push towards “decent work” and some of the many international solidarity initiatives challenging systemic inequalities in Qatar and beyond. Guests include Francis Stuart (Oxfam). Please book via Filmhouse

Events
What Does ‘Open Borders’ Actually Mean?
Monday 18 September 2017, 7:00pm
Edinburgh Methodist Church, Edinburgh

Open borders – it’s a phrase that’s being increasingly used by some on the left and attacked by many on the right, but what does it actually mean? How would open borders actually work and what would be the result? Is it a realistic demand? What do we have to do for open borders to […]

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Top picks from the Edinburgh International Book Festival!
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The Edinburgh International Book Festival returns to the city centre this month from the 12-28 August, bringing around 1000 authors to take part in over 800 events, including novelists, poets, scientists, philosophers, sportsmen, illustrators, comic creators, historians, musicians, biographers, environmentalists, economists, Nobel and Booker prize-winners and many more besides. With so many events to choose […]

Films
To End a War
Close Up
Marc Silver | 2017
Colombia, United States | 90 min | 15+ years | English, Spanish with English subtitles | Subtitles

Screened as part of TOAFF17

Can a peace 52 years in the making last? A unique look at the peace process in Colombia between the Colombian government and the FARC in 2012