A theme that explores daily life for different people across the globe. These films remind us of our human connection to each other, even though our daily realities and struggles may appear different. Although economic circumstances, location, societal expectations, or differing beliefs can divide and separate us individually, these films encourage a universal understanding that can bring us together as a whole.
Zahra began to work at age 16 due to financial problems and now she has her tailoring workshop and dozens of people work for her. Despite the problems and hardships of production and selfemployment, she is satisfied with her job. Zahra gets more and more successful day by day because of her love and willpower towards her job.
Content Warnings: Adult Content
Someone puts a VHS in a videorecorder. As soon as the videotape is played, television images of all kind appear on the screen. The images are blurred: these are Beatrice’s childhood memories. Just like the videotapes are inevitably blurred, so are the memories of her childhood. That’s the beginning of a journey in which the film-maker processes some of the most important moment
This is a late apology, a late love letter, a late goodbye.
Content Warning: Adult Content, Adult Language, Graphic Language.
Koshi Ainbobo, meaning in Shipibo Konibo "Brave Women", its a documentary that narrates the storys of two native women from the Amazon forest, the normalization of sexual violence, the right to choose over the women's body and motherhood. And how, despiste all, they want to continue studying to become professionals.
Mariela Ducase Works in the laundry of one of the top film schools in Cuba. She is a great support for the students who stay there and someone they can confide in. MARIELA is a simple, personal portrait that subtly deals with maternity and Santería in Cuban society.
Enjo leaves home for school like every morning. But he accidentally spots an Eastern Hoolock Gibbon, hidden in a cluster of trees. Despite being warned by grandma Dibili, Enjo waits to take a deep look at this gibbon. What happens when grandma Dibili finds out about this interaction?
Set amidst a picturesque village in the Northeast India, the film AMEPÃ is about a child's inquisitiveness towards an animal. The film takes inspiration from community based conservation practices. Idu Mishmi tribe from the Northeast India protects vulnerable specie of Hoolock gibbons through deep rooted folk beliefs and narratives. The film aims to spark a conversation about human's relationship with animals.
Bahar Doğru lives in the village of Barbaros, Urla. She starts work in a coffehouse at age 45. At first, she gets bad reactions from the village. Her work contributes to the change & perspective of the village. She sets a great example for women, who start to frequent to her coffeeshop and begin to work, inspired by her.
Content Warnings: Contains Adult Content & Language.
Exploring the intimacy of the mundane, sống ở đây focuses on the lives of Vietnamese shrimpers and elderly farmers in New Orleans, understanding the reverberations of the past, present in day to day labor.