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In a cramped apartment, 16-year-old Savannah and her mother try to make the best of life. Surrounded by pets and household items, they look for a way to cope with each other and with the illness that dominates their fate.

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In 'Frozen Kids', several men talk about their experiences with sexual abuse they suffered during their childhood. Men are often too ashamed to acknowledge their abuse. 'Frozen Kids' refers to a state of mind that occurs during the abuse, which many survivors compare to freezing mentally and physically. Because of the amount of testimonies, this film contributes to the processing and process of acceptance of the victims. 'Frozen Kids' contributes to the public debate on sexual abuse of boys an... more

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This performance documentary Force of Nature is a 75-minute UK/US co-production featuring the renowned improvisational dance artist Kirstie Simson. Over five years, Katrina McPherson filmed Kirstie Simson performing and teaching across Europe, culminating in a one-off performance with Michael Schumacher, Kenzo Kusuda and Dai Jian at the Universal Halll Arts Centre, Findhorn, Scotland. in July 2010. Force of Nature combines specially filmed performance, documentary footage and in-depth interview... more

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Follow two teenagers on the brink of adulthood, facing exams, playing footy, attending parties, and leaving the safety of the Victorian College for the Deaf.

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At the end of 2008, internationally renowned Spanish-born choreographer Rafael Bonachela was appointed as the new Artistic Director of Sydney Dance Company, after a difficult period of change and loss for the company. The film charts the creation of 'We Unfold', Rafael's first, critically acclaimed production in this role, and vividly celebrates the intense joy and pain of being a dancer, and the process of creation. The film will engage international audiences with its wonderful character... more

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SEWING HOPE: The Story of Sister Rosemary Nyirumbe captures the resilient nature of a nun who has significantly changed the lives of young women by restoring their dignity through faith, forgiveness and love. Narrated by Forest Whitaker, who portrayed the infamous Ugandan president Idi Amin in an Oscar-winning performance in “The Last King of Scotland,” the documentary showcases both the piety and the tenacity of Sister Rosemary Nyirumbe in teaching young women how to sew; an... more

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Bipolar disorder, also known as bipolar affective disorder, manic-depressive disorder, or manic depression, is a mental illness characterized by episodes of an elevated mood known as mania, usually alternating with episodes of depression. During mania an individual feels abnormally happy, energetic, or excitable, but often makes poor decisions due to unrealistic ideas or poor regard of consequences. Manic and depressive episodes can impair the individual's ability to function in ordinary life... more

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