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FATHER DAMIEN: SIMPLE COURAGE tells the tragic story of Hawaii's leprosy epidemic (1865-1965) and th... more
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GRANDIR, which means "TO GROW" in French, introduces the audience to a house that becomes the antithesis of common film orphanages. In this warm space, the children grow a... more
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The purpose behind our documentary is to explore the arguments for the human rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people through the lens of religious, scientific, cultural, civil and legal paradigms. A spectrum of studies, opinions and interpretations will be represented and discussed. - What are the constitutional and philosophical implications of denying any group of people true equality? - Is gender a black and white issue? - Are people born gay? - Are families with sam... more

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Through the trip of a man and a woman claiming the bodies of their beloved brother and husband the "Falsos Positivos" scandal is unfolded in all its tragic dimensions. A former General, a recruiter and various members of the civil society analyzes this scandal in which more than 1600 innocent people have been killed by the Colombian army in order to be used as positive results in the long war against the FARC guerrilla.

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In the Dyula language, An Ka Here So means our home of health, of peace. Taking its name from the project started by ProgettoMondo Mlal in 2004 in Burkina Faso, “The roads of health,” the documentary gives voice to three female entrepreneurs from the regions of Hauts-Bassins and Cascades, telling their stories of how, thanks to a micro-credit venture, they have managed to change their lives.

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The film is speaking about Lithuanian national football team, consisting of alcohol and drug addicts, participating in Homeless World Cup. Besides football, the main fight is happening just outside the pitch. Four different characters struggle their own way through temptations, and choose whether to stay alive, and sober, or loose themselves into the alcohol and go down.

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In the month of November 2010, the Giuseppe Verdi Conservatory in Milan, in co-operation with the Casa della Carità, started an educational project aimed at Roma kids and teenagers facing integration issues. One year of free violin and accordion lessons, culminating in a big concert organized in the Sala Verdi.

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Gentle Hands is built around a group of Venezuelan children who from an early age have faced arduous manual labor, doing the typical work of the cultures to which they belong. In contrast, the character of a man is presented as evidence of urban survival in Caracas, who struggles for life expectancy that we all deserve.

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“From Border to Border” is a documentary about Chinese immigration in India. At the end of 18th century, Chinese people started to migrate into India. Over 200 years, they have experienced the British colonial period, the independent period, the Sino-Indian war, and the rotation of different regimes. And now, in recent years, a Chinese star has become extremely famous in Bollywood. Since then, the social status of the Chinese under India's caste social system has started to change… Thi... more

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Hidden to most Americans and to much of the world, Cuba's extraordinary musical heritage lives on in the clubs, homes and performance spaces of Havana. "Havana Centr...more
 
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Most of us, at some time in our lives, feel that we have been wronged by others in some way. It may be as a result of malicious gossip or maybe a violent act or even wors...more
 
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An institution dating from antiquity whose formal recognition culminates with the 1951 Geneva Convention on Refugees, asylum has been confronted with a dramati...more
 
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The heart of São Paulo holds the biggest movement for housing in Latin America. Homeless families occupy the Mauá, one of many empty buildings downtown. The fil...more
 
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Bombarded by ads, billboards, signs, posters and shop window splendors, we walk the streets unaware of an entire world displayed for all and yet unseen. Graffiti, mural...more
 
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This documentary has followed the fight against dictatorship of a few Tunisian women from different backgrounds, ranging from the opposition party leader, to the singer, to th...more
 
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