Pink Saris
Close Up Sisters Truth To Power
Kim Longinotto | 2010
United Kingdom | 100 min | 12+ years | Hindi with English subtitles | Subtitles

Screened as part of TOAFF11

The leader of the Pink Gang, a group of young Indian women who are combating violence against women, brings her own brand of justice to the streets of Uttar Pradesh

The Prosecutors
Sisters Truth To Power
Leslie Thomas | 2018
United States | 96 min | 15+ years | English, Bosnian, French... with English subtitles

Screened as part of TOAFF19

Often considered collateral damage instead of a war crime, sexual violence has, for centuries, been instrumentalised to control and terrorise entire communities in conflict zones. Can we end the use of this insidious tool of war, and how effective are legal frameworks in prosecuting culprits?

Saad Khan and Tazeen Bari | 2017
Pakistan, United Kingdom, United States | 25 min | 12+ years | English, Punjabi, Urdu with English subtitles | Closed CaptionsSubtitles

The life, death and impact of Pakistan’s working-class icon Qandeel Baloch, killed in 2016 after becoming a social media celebrity. This film tells Qandeel’s story through her own videos and media appearances.

Radio Silence
Sisters Truth To Power
Juliana Fanjul | 2019
Mexico, Switzerland | 76 min | 15+ years | Spanish with English subtitles | Closed CaptionsSubtitles

Screened as part of TOAFF20

Portrait of unstoppable Mexican journalist Carmen Aristegui as she fights misinformation, corruption and violent threats to press freedom.

Close Up Sisters
Julie Cohen, Betsy West | 2018
United States | 98 min | 12+ years | English

The life and career of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who developed a breathtaking legal legacy while becoming an unexpected pop culture icon.

Safe Space
Ben S. Hyland | 2018
United Kingdom | 8 min

Screened as part of TOAFF19

In a busy women’s refuge, a key worker accompaines a new client on the arduous journey from victim to survivor.

Scheme Birds
All Equal? Sisters Youth Programme
Ellinor Hallin & Ellen Fiske | 2018
Sweden, United States | 88 min | 15+ years | English with English subtitles

Screened as part of TOAFF19

As her childhood turns into motherhood, teenage troublemaker Gemma comes of age in her fading Scottish steel town. But in a place where “you either get knocked up or locked up,” innocent games can easily turn into serious crime.

The Shadow of Cairo
Tara Shehata | 2018
Egypt, United Kingdom | 15 min

Screened as part of TOAFF19

To avenge her mother’s death, young Maya sets out to become a superhero vigilante.

Sister Hearts
Mohammad Gorjestani | 2018
United States | 17 min

After 13 years in prison Maryam Henderson-Uloho struggled to build a life on the outside. That’s when the lightbulb went off and Maryam’s journey to help other ex-offenders, especially women like herself, began.