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A simple Moroccan peasant, nicknamed “Hercules” due to his uncommon strength, lives with his family on a spit of land adjacent to a magnificent beach south of Tangie... more
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Golden Scars presents an intimate portrait of the realities facing young musicians in Cuba, offering an exclusive look into the unique stories of two young rappers born in Santiago de Cuba. They are neither blood brothers, nor the best friends in the world. What they have in common is a passion for an expressive urban culture that gives voice to their most powerful impulses. Going beyond issues of politics and revolution, the artists share with us their passion and the roots of their musica... more

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A group of nine adventurers, every single one of them having been struck by war or terror-attacks, embarks on a journey through the Middle East. The group wants to begin to understand the roots of war between the Arab and the Democratic World.

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A real institution in the South of Italy, the Pizzo is the expected protection money extorted by the Mafia from all storekeepers whose activities are located inside the Mafia-controlled boundaries. For most people, the Pizzo looked as an unchangeable root of the Italian society: something against whom nothing nor nobody could fight. Though, at the beginning of the 90s, a little group of storekeepers from a Northern Sicily village founded an association keen on fighting against this injustice, thi... more

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Syria’s Lost Generation is the intensely personal story of two Syrian teenagers, Muna and Jihan, living unsettled lives as refugees. The film tackles a pressing contemporary issue—the displacement of more than 1 million Syrian youths due to the ongoing conflict in Syria. With compelling lead characters and unrestricted access, it provides a nuanced account of the private turmoil of girls at the nucleus of their adolescence, an inherently uncertain time, as they struggle to make sense of ... more

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"Italy 33rd Degree" reveals, through investigations, documents and witnesses, the collusion between politics and secret Italian Masonic organizations.

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A manifesto that emphasizes the importance of a drastically improve in the way we think and behave by valuing and embracing play in our lives.

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The Chinese Department of Sun Yat-sen University in Guangzhou staged the Chinese debut of The Vagina Monologue in Dec. 2003. Since then, this feminist play, which comes from the US and is committed to the elimination of gender-based violence, had incited a vagina hurricane that blew all over Mainland China. Zhihe Society of Fudan University, Shanghai Beaver Club, Beijing Bcome Group, all these different crews performed this play in various ways. On campuses they performed, in theatres the... more

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"El Legado - One day in life of the Zapatistas" is a short portrait of an indigenous Tzeltal family who lives as subsistence farmers in the state of Chiapas in the south o...more
 
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In 1913 Sophia and Dimitry Makedonsky were teenagers when they left Russia for the United States. Growing up in the Midwest, filmmaker LeAnn Erickson often heard stories o...more
 
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More than a million people call her “Aunt” or “Mama”. Barbara Hofmann has lived in Mozambique for over twenty years. Her life in Switzerland, her nativ...more
 
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A compelling cultural documentary, set in the mystic country of Nepal. Guided by children's rights activist Visma Raj Paudel as he struggles to bring justice to Nepal'...more
 
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