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A unique documentary film with rich cinematic language, following the Israeli Synchronized Swimming team, focusing on the dynamics between the individual and the group: the individual’s attempt to find her place in the group, and her systematic shift, while going through adolescence, from a localized set of rules to a set of rules that is national and total. According to Israeli law, all 18-year-olds are drafted for military service. This film follows a young woman, a member of Israel’... more

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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 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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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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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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“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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The film tells the story of "Atique Mosque", an ancient Iranian mosque in Shiraz holding a great historical significance. The film depicts the history of the mosqu...more
 
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In 2008, Eufrosina Cruz Mendoza, a native of the municipality of Santa Maria Quiegolani in the state of Oaxaca, demanded her right to vote and to be a candidat...more
 
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The land of the Dogon is situated in the southeast of Mali. The region’s landscape is characterized by the spectacular Bandiagara escarpment; a sandstone clif...more
 
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A film about child prostitution in India. Shot in various parts of India, including New Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai and smaller cities in states such as Rajasthan an...more
 
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A portrait of migrant workers in British Columbia and the woman who helps the workers with the various migration related issues that they face.
 
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Oil companies and modernity encroach upon Colombia's great Orinoquia plains. When the plainsmen, or llaneros as they re known, on one of the region's last remaining ranche...more
 
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