Films
For the Love of…
Noel Lyons | 2014
United Kingdom | 3 min | 8+ years | English

Screened as part of TOAFF14

What do you love? And what’s keeping it here? Climate change is impacting many of the things we love and cherish – but there is still hope

Films
Giraffada
Rani Massalha | 2013
France, Germany, Italy... | 85 min | 12+ years | English, Arabic, Hebrew with English subtitles | Subtitles

When a male giraffe dies after a nocturnal air raid in a Palestinian zoo, the female giraffe stops eating. A boy and his father, the zoo’s vet, look for a solution.

Films
War Witch
Kim Nguyen | 2012
Canada | 90 min | 15+ years | French with English subtitles | Subtitles

African rebels force a village girl join their army, but a miraculous event makes the rebels think she has supernatural powers.

Blog
Families reunite to rebuild lives in Scotland
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Scottish Refugee Council, in partnership with the British Red Cross and the Workers Education Association Scotland, is launching a new project aimed at helping the families of refugees settle into Scotland after they have been reunited with their loved ones. The Third Country National Family Integration Service will support the families of refugees through the […]

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Film Clubs

Do you love the films we show and wish you could share them with more people? Do you want new ways to engage people in your community with social and environmental issues? Then why not start your own TOA Local Group! Take One Action Locals are community-run film clubs, offering community groups or existing film […]

Organisations
Bertha Foundation

Bertha Foundation dreams of a more just world and supports forms of activism that aim to bring about change. We champion those using media, law and enterprise as tools to achieve their vision. We envision a society where stories come from many different voices, where law is used as a tool for justice and where business delivers positive social impact.

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Our Film Festivals

Since 2008, Take One Action Film Festivals have engaged tens of thousands of people with hundreds of world-class films, showcasing inspiring stories that explore issues of global concern. Each year we run a 12 day festival across Edinburgh & Glasgow, and a three-day weekend festival in Aberdeen & Inverness.

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Jubilee Scotland

Jubilee Scotland is a coalition of faith groups, charities, unions and other civil society groups who campaign together, and as part of the international debt movement, for the total and unconditional cancellation of all unjust and unpayable poor country debt.

We believe that poverty is an artificial and not a natural state. It is perpetuated by institutions such as debt, and dismantling such institutions is necessary to create a more equal world. We have been part of many campaign victories in the past and look forward to being involved in many more.

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Our Team

A lot of people work to bring world-changing ideas, opportunities and films to life in Scotland, from staff to volunteers and trustees.