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Saurav Kumar Chaliha was an Assamese writer of Assam, India, educated at Guwahati and London University, who lived from 1927 to 2011. He was a retired professor of physics at Engineering College of Assam and a faceless writer for nearly six decades. Having no biography, no official photograph, and no interviews, Saurav has existed only through his voice and writings. This film is an visual journey, an attempt to capture by camera the great Saurav Kumar Chaliha. Apurva Sarma, Prabhat Bora, Alta... more

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"Heart Child" is a documentary film about twenty-nine-year-old Crys Worley, who is the mother of a nine-year-old autistic child, Sasha. It is a remarkable story about a mother's struggles, not only with her own health, but the well being of her son. Committed to never giving up on Sasha, and inspired by the challenges parents of autistic children face, she started a non-profit organization, called A.Skate - Autism. Skating with Kids through Acceptance, Therapy, and Education. This film document... more

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Adopted reveals the grit rather than the glamour of transracial adoption. Director Barb Lee goes deep into the lives of two well-meaning families to show the subtle challenges they face. One family is just beginning the process of adopting a baby from China and is filled with hope and possibility. The other family’s adopted Korean daughter, prompted by her adoptive mother’s terminal illness, tries to create the bond they never had. The results are riveting, unpredictable and telling. While th... more

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Neel, 50 years old and mother of three, is terminally ill. According to her oncologist, she only has about one year to live. Neel is determined to enjoy her remaining time to the fullest and to die in the right state of mind. For her, this means accepting her approaching death and dying in peace. However, at the same time, she realizes that she will leave her family behind in great distress. Neel still has to find a way to deal with this dilemma. Epilogue combines heaviness with lightnes... more

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"Born as a nickel, you will never become a dime," says one Dutch proverb. However, the documentary ‘Chica Radio Girls’ shows that it is definitely possible to become an exception to this rule. We watch how Selaica (18), Joanne (17) and Eva (22) are struggling to make it in their lives, involving ups and downs. How do you overcome the difficulties at home, with friends and at school, so that you can focus on your own life and your own dreams? Chica Radio, a successful radio show at the popula... more

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A young filmmaker considers the three families linked by his adoption, weaving threads of Hollywood, Cherokee chieftains, Reaganomics, Jews, WASPs, and misunderstanding.

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A funny and intimate portrait of 5 Canadian artists with a variety of [dis]abilities, including filmmaker Bonnie Sherr Klein, who hasn't made a single film in the 18 years since her catastrophic stroke. We eavesdrop as the artists share the everyday complexities and hidden richness of life with disability in a pyjama party. We follow each of them as they create work for the KickstART international festival of disability art and culture. We witness the variety of their personal relationships in thi... more

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