All Film Types
Colours are universal—much like the wonderfully delightful tales in this short programme that has been specially curated for the whole family to enjoy!
A young red-haired boy draws the ire of local bullies because of his unique appearance and must summon the courage to stand up for himself.
Ngima Gelu Lama / Portugal / Short Narrative
Filmmaker Majid Al-Remaihi ruminates on the experience of witnessing his mother’s gradual and terminal memory loss over the course of many years.
Majid Al-Remaihi / Qatar / Short Documentary
Ebrahim is only twelve years of age but bears much of the responsibility for his household of five younger siblings with his mother.
Mehdi Hoseinivand Aalipour / Iran / Feature Narrative
When 8-year-old Kati stows away in her father's delivery van, Faruk must juggle his responsibilities as a single dad while holding down his first job in a new country.
Zamarin Wahdat / United States of America, Germany / Short Narrative
An Afghan woman hides her child because she does not have enough money to take them both across Iran’s border. But her plan is exposed with heartbreaking consequences.
Mosayeb Hanaei / Iran, Afghanistan / Short Narrative
BJ, a young Korean-American hustler, tirelessly runs throughout the city of Chicago making hard-earned sales out of his infinitely convenient “mobile gift shop”.
Jason Park / United States of America / Short Narrative
Yusuf and his best friend Memo are pupils at a boarding school for Kurdish boys in Eastern Anatolia.
Ferit Karahan / Turkey / Feature Narrative
After fleeing the war in Syria, best friends Mahmoud and Fawzi have spent the last five years in Jordan's Za'atari refugee camp.
Ali El Arabi / Egypt / Feature Documentary
Change is inevitable; it is how we adapt and overcome that defines us. In this dynamic programme of shorts, we explore the natural state of turmoil and seek to find meaning in chaos.
A family of blue chickens are ostracized from their flock. But when a fox arrives, they quickly learn to get along!
Maribel Suárez / Mexico / Short Narrative
With global protests on the rise, ‘Dear Future Children’ is a film about the new generation at the heart of this seismic political shift.
Franz Böhm / Germany, United Kingdom, Austria / Feature Documentary
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