Provocative cinema from across the globe, these international perspectives explore the astounding complexities of what it is to be human.

 

HOW LONG NOT LONG
Michelle Kranot and Uri Kranot / Denmark / 2016 / 5 mins / English / Animation

A visual journey that invokes a sense of universal belonging confined not to one city, region or national boundary.

 

ENTRAPPED
Razan Ghalayini / USA / 2015 / 12 mins / English and with English subtitles / Documentary

The Duka brothers are currently sentenced to life in prison after being caught up in a FBI entrapment operation… but are they really terrorists?

 

MADRE (MOTHER)
Simón Mesa Soto / Sweden and Colombia / 2016 / 14 mins / Spanish with English subtitles / Narrative

16-year-old Andrea leaves her neighbourhood in Medellin to attend a downtown casting call for a movie.

 

LAW OF THE LAMB
Lotfi Achour / Tunisia and France / 2016 / 15 mins / Arabic with English subtitles / Narrative

An old man and his grandson are on their way to the market when they are had by two policemen in the Tunisian desert.

 

THE KEEPER
Rodrigo Areias / Portugal / 2015 / 17 mins / Portuguese with English subtitles / Narrative

Constantino works as a flock keeper by day and at the museum every night due to homelessness.

 

PRONOUNS
Michael Paulucci / USA / 2015 / 9 mins / English / Narrative

A Chicago teen reveals their true self during a spoken word performance.

 

 

FRENCH
Josza Anjembe / France / 2015 / 21 / French with English subtitles / Narrative

17-year-old Seyna endures bureaucratic microaggressions from a country she defies her Cameroonian descent for.

 

This film has been exempt from classification and is restricted to people over 18 years.

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