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Sri Lanka, 2010. Vijay is a 70 year-old man who makes his living by singing on the urban buses and cross-countr... more
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The Legacy of Rosina Lhevinne explores the nature of art, creativity and the human potential through the extraordinary life and accomplishments of the legendary Russian pianis... more
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In "Concrete Youth" we follow the daily life of three twenty somethings, who find refuge in a youth movement for youngsters in poverty, called ‘Betonne Jeugd‘ (‘Concrete Youth’). They describe the place as their home, a family they never had. From an early age, they have confronted lots of difficulties. Nevertheless, they keep their heads up and find support in each other to move on in life.

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Dance Your Asperger’s Off (DYAO) is a story about improving one’s his mental and physical health through the language of movement. DYAO features a teenage boy, Zach Robertin, who suffers from Asperger's Syndrome. Zach was teased and bullied when he was younger, but dance changed his life. After hearing his amazing achievements, Dancers and Health Together, Inc. felt the need to share his story.

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Documentary, 27’, 2013, by Leila Jinkings and Sidnei Pires The family of Hiram de Lima Pereira had a central and unifying element in music and poetry. Journalist, actor and poet, disappeared politician, member of the Central Committee of the Communist Party. His daughters sing the song composed by Hiram in prison and the songs left by his mother, a musician. The whole soundtrack is a family creation. A look at the person that transcends the political. Festivals: IIDFF 2013 (Greece): Bes... more

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Two friends Tarek and Khaled fled from Syria and now live in Lebanon. With music as their only weapon, they struggle not to let fear control their need for expression. But how do you justify having let your loved ones behind? And how do you keep faith in your own mission as an artist on the run?

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"Out of Love" is a film about love and violence. When does abuse start? Is your partner abusing you when she’s bullying you in front of your friends? Is abuse always physical? Where is the limit? Where is your limit? Two male victims and a female abuser give open-hearted accounts of their personal experiences. What influence did the violence have on their relationship? And what influence did it have on their lives? "Out io Love" shows us how we try with our best intentions to kee... more

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Witch Hazel Advent tells the story of John Rule, a poet and peace activist living off the grid in the Ozark Mountains of Arkansas. John and his wife Margaret found their home on the upper headwaters of Frog Bayou creek in 1963. After years of teaching English in various small Southern colleges while trying to homestead on their remote piece of land during their vacations, they were able to put away their nomadic existence and enjoy their first real home together. Although Margaret was 16 year... more

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Stricken, but not struck down, by a slough of mental illnesses, Jimmy Leung’s drive to be an action movie star becomes something of a reality as he and director Ryan Flowers train to become healthy and stable, and make a movie together.

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Filmed in a refugee home outside Berlin, this short tells the story of a girl who would do anything to help her mother be happy again.
 
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Jasmijn is eight years old. She loves tree-hugging and talking to her guardian angel. Anything she touches transforms into a living, conscious being. Robert is te...more
 
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“The Spirit of Peace” tells the story of Peace Pilgrim, a woman who, in 1953, at the age of 44, gave up all her worldly possessions, her former life and her former name t...more
 
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Alfonso is the lead dancer in a flamenco troupe that rehearses in a Tel Aviv suburb. The average age of the group members is over 75. After the death of his wife, h...more
 
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Manuel insists over and over again that Ceaucescu is the one to blame for his sentimental problems. Manuel, a taxi driver, decides to look for Gianina, a Romanian woman wh...more
 
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Russell lost his hearing at the age of 13. He copes well with his disability, but there is a statement he would like to hear above all others.
 
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