Films
Gods of Molenbeek
All Equal? Close Up Youth Programme
Reetta Huhtanen | 2019
72 min | 8+ years | Arabic, Finnish, French... with English subtitles | Subtitles

Does God exist? What happens when we die?
This intimate portrait of two young boys living in the ethnically diverse Brussels neighbourhood of Molenbeek offers a playful meditation on childhood, faith and friendship – while paying tribute to community cohesion.

Films
Good Fortune
All Equal? Close Up
Landon Van Soest | 2004
United States | 73 min | 15+ years | English with English subtitles | Subtitles

An intimate portrait of two Kenyans shows how massive, international efforts to alleviate poverty in Africa may be undermining the very communities they aim to benefit.

Films
Good Things Await
Close Up Shared Planet
Phie Ambo | 2014
Denmark, Iceland | 95 min | 15+ years | Danish with English subtitles | Subtitles

Screened as part of TOAFF15

An octogenarian biodynamic farmer battles bureaucracy in his quest to preserve Danish Red dairy cattle, and to practice crop and animal husbandry in a respectful manner.

Films
Granny’s Flags
Naziha Arebi | 2012
Scotland, United Kingdom | 4 min | Arabic with English subtitles | Subtitles

Haja Fatma, a mother of eight children, tells the tale of family life in Tripoli during the Libyan Revolution.

Films
The Green Lie
Shared Planet The Bigger Picture Youth Programme
Werner Boote | 2018
Austria | 93 min | 12+ years | English, German with English subtitles | Subtitles

Screened as part of TOAFF18

Environmentally-friendly electric cars, sustainably-produced food products, fair production processes… Can our purchasing power help save the world?

Films
Grit
Shared Planet Sisters Truth To Power Youth Programme
Cynthia Wade, Sasha Friedlander | 2018
United States | 81 min | 12+ years | Indonesian with English subtitles | Subtitles

Screened as part of TOAFF19

The story of a teenager finding her political voice in the face of a natural disaster – a rousing tribute to youth activism and to the role of education in empowering young women.

Films
Guardians of the Earth
Shared Planet
Filip Antoni Malinowski | 2017
Austria, Germany | 85 min

The Paris Agreement is a milestone in history influencing the next decades. For the first time 195 nations committed to take action against climate change. The film gives insight behind closed doors of the negotiations and reveals the clash of forces, which shape our future: national self-interest against destruction of whole countries, rich versus poor, […]

Films
Hamama & Caluna
Andreas Muggli | 2018
Switzerland | 23 min | 12+ years | English, German with English subtitles

Screened as part of TOAFF18

Two young refugees, Hamama and Caluna, have left everything behind. Stranded in a camp in northern Italy, they decide to go over the Alps and cross the closed border into Switzerland at night.

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.