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A "Thelma and Louise"-style guerrilla road movie exploring the murky world of international aid—and more specifically, the impact of foreign aid in the Middle Eas... 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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Happiness is imaginary. Love is possible. A courageous woman carries simple luggage and hops on a plane for Taiwan. An unknown adventure is about to begin. This story, which is about three female immigrants from Vietnam, Indonesia and China, captures their living situations in Taiwan, allows their thoughts to be heard, and unfolds how they have grown out of their international marriages. Two of them have eventually become single mothers. We also get to see how they survived with strength and defende... more

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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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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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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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An educational documentary about 8 Jews from 6 continents and their immigration to Israel. In Israel's most dynamic city, these 8 olim chadashim (new immigrants) uniquely contribute to the fabric and growth of Tel Aviv. Through the process of aliyah, we understand and explore global Jewish culture in the 21st century and Israel's place in the formation of Jewish identity.

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Aquí sobre la tierra (Here On Earth) tells the story of the migration of the Nahua people from the Huasteca region to Guadalajara, Mexico's second largest city, and the socia...more
 
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An estimated five million people are homeless in Russia; one million of them are children. This film takes an unflinching and yet poignant look at the lives of a grou...more
 
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For seven years they have witnessed every major event from both sides of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, filming terrorist attacks, military occupation, aftermaths o...more
 
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Berlin has always attracted individuals with unusual ways of life, which don't conform to normal social conventions. For more than half a year Julia Ostertag took her camera roun...more
 
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The Blockade is a unique view from within on the most massive, longest, and politically most significant student protest in the country, since 1971, that started in Apri...more
 
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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 citie...more
 
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