Scheme Birds
Tuesday 24 September 2019, 5:45pm
Glasgow Film Theatre, Glasgow

Scottish teenager Gemma has never backed down from a fight: that’s the way of life in the housing estate where she grew up, in Motherwell.

Gods of Molenbeek
Saturday 21 September 2019, 5:30pm
Filmhouse, Edinburgh

Does God exist? What happens when we die?
Brussels’ Molenbeek district has been, for most outsiders, synonymous with violent jihadism. For six-year-old friends Aatos and Amine, however, it is just home: the playground in which they listen to spiders whisper, or argue over who will get the front seat on the magic carpet that will take them to the land of their ancestors.

System Error
Monday 23 September 2019, 7:30pm
Grassmarket Community Project, Edinburgh

As a central tenet of capitalism, the concept of growth dominates our politics, our economy, and our understanding of what makes the world go round. Yet the social fabric and nature itself are showing the strain of this constant drive for bigger and better at all costs.

The Prosecutors
Sunday 22 September 2019, 7:30pm
Centre For Contemporary Arts (CCA), Glasgow

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?

The Feminister
Friday 20 September 2019, 7:30pm
Centre For Contemporary Arts (CCA), Glasgow

This extraordinary portrait of politician Margot Wallström was shot over her first four years in office as Sweden’s Minister for Foreign Affairs.

System Error
Florian Opitz | 2018
Germany | 95 min | 12+ years | English, German with English subtitles | Subtitles

Screened as part of TOAFF19

As a central tenet of capitalism, the concept of growth dominates our politics, our economy, and our understanding of what makes the world go round. Yet the social fabric and nature itself are showing the strain of this constant drive for bigger and better at all costs.

The Prosecutors
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?

Gods of Molenbeek
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.

The Feminister
Viktor Nordenskiöld | 2018
Sweden | 93 min | 12+ years | Swedish with English subtitles | Subtitles

Screened as part of TOAFF19

This extraordinary portrait of politician Margot Wallström was shot over her first four years in office as Sweden’s Minister for Foreign Affairs.