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Shorty, who is a former gang member, and Tita, who escaped an abusive marriage, join forces to help repair the next generation in their community and their country.

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Two years after the January 12, 2010 Haiti earthquake and billions of dollars of donations by the international community, still about a million people live in tent cities in Port-Au-Prince, Haiti. Haiti: Children Of Heaven is a journey into the devastating effects on the lives of the Haitian people after the quake. Local people explain their day-to-day struggles with the cholera epidemic, election chaos, and United Nations military forces. This documentary takes us into the Haitian people'... more

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PUREZA: The Story is Negros Sugar" is a full-length documentary film on the struggling sugar industry of the island of Negros in the Philippines and how a piece of crystallized grain could affect a whole island of 2.7 million people. At the turn of the 20th century, Negrense “hacienderos” (sugarcane land owners) were the richest and their farm workers the highest paid in the country. But in a span of a century, the Negros sugar industry plunged from its proverbial pedestal into it... more

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Generation Orchestra is a portrait of the impact of an initiative by the same name on students from the Miguel Torga School, in Amadora, Portugal. The initiative was inspired by the international project Orquesta Sinfónica Simón Bolívar, the apex of the National Network of Youth and Children's Orchestras of Venezuela. Ana, Daniel, Diogo and Mónica take part in Generation Orchestra and devote themselves to a project that breaks with the formatted context of public schooling and becomes a... more

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A story of a woman who searches for Peace and ends up realizing it's not just about World Peace but Inner Peace.

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Leaving Israel has long been condemned by the Israeli society, concerned with having as many Jews as possible joining the State of Israel and its army. However, for an increasing number of Israeli youth, leaving becomes part of growing up: most of them embark on a backpacking trip upon completing their military service. This trip is an opportunity to reflect on one’s past and future. Some also decide never to come back; they prefer to live in peace. More and more Israelis are flocking to Europ... more

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SLAYING GOLIATH takes a charged look at 10 days in the life of a boy's fifth grade basketball club from Harlem, New York. The film follows the children's parents – including the filmmakers and their own son, who is on the team – as they travel to the AAU National Championships in Cocoa Beach, Florida. Whole worlds are laid bare with skillful economy, as grown-ups and coaches grapple with the sometimes diverging demands of parenting and winning. The difficulties of raising Black boys, as well a... more

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A year since the brutal gang-rape of a young girl on December 16, 2012 and the massive outpouring of public outrage onto the streets, Shikha Trivedy explores how fa...more
 
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In the middle of the Chadian desert, a French construction company is building an asphalt road. During the construction period, expat executives, African sit...more
 
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Each night the only border crossing between India and Pakistan on a 1000km stretch becomes the sight of an extraordinary event. Thousands of people gather to witnes...more
 
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September 13, 1993. Ytzhak Rabin and Yasser Arafat shook hands on the lawn of the White House in Washington. The cheering that followed the handshake echoed throughout th...more
 
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The video ”Disobbedienti” thematizes the Disobbedienti’s origins, political bases, and forms of direct action on the basis of conversations with seve...more
 
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Ashmawi, the Egyptian hangman, to this day has executed more than 624 human beings condemned to death while he practiced his job, job of terror practiced in 57 countries stil...more
 
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