Inside Me
Maria Teixeira | 2019
Germany | 5 min | 12+ years | English | Closed Captions

Screened as part of TOAFF20

In this gentle, intimate animated documentary, a young woman shares what may have been the most potent decision she’s had to make in life: whether or not to have an abortion.

Inventing Tomorrow
Shared Planet Sisters The Bigger Picture Youth Programme
Laura Nix | 2018
United States | 87 min | 8+ years | English, Indonesian, Spanish with English subtitles | Subtitles

Screened as part of TOAFF19

Communities across the world are bearing the brunt of climate chaos and environmental degradation. Change is desperately needed, but how do such communities adapt to existing problems? In Inventing Tomorrow, hope takes the form of a group of young students, from Indonesia, India, Mexico and Hawaii, as they prepare for ISEF, the world’s largest high-school science competition.

Ivory Tower
The Bigger Picture
Adrew Rossi | 2014
United States | 90 min | 15+ years | English

Screened as part of TOAFF15

As tuition spirals upward and student debt passes a trillion dollars, students and parents begin to wonder if college is worth the expense.

La Nova Escola (Lessons for a New School)
The Bigger Picture Youth Programme
Ventura Durall | 2020
Spain | 85 min | 8+ years | Catalan, Spanish with English subtitles | Subtitles

Can an education system be successfully changed from the bottom up? Only time will tell, but the seed for rethinking the education of the citizens of the future has come to stay.

Avie Luthra | 2011
South Africa | 100 min | 12+ years | English, Hindi with English subtitles

A 10-year-old South African orphan leaves his village to make his own life in the city, only to find no one will help him, except a formidable Indian woman.

Mwansa the Great
Rungano Nyoni | 2011
United Kingdom, Zambia | 24 min | English

A moving insight into childhood where fantasy jostles with reality as a young boy’s imagination transforms and empowers everyday life