Current Affairs/Politics

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    The Giant is Falling

    South Africa | 2016 | 58/77min

    THE GIANT IS FALLING by Rehad Desai asks why South Africa, a middle-income country, rich in mineral wealth has failed to address inequality in twenty-two years of democracy and why the gap between rich and poor is growing. Read More

     
     
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    The Longest Run

    Greece | 2015 | 55/74min

    THE LONGEST RUN by Marianna Economou tells the story of Yasim and Alsaleh. They are underage refugees in a Greek prison, accused of having been human traffickers. Read More

     
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    Those Who Said No

    Sweden, Germany | 2014 | 55/89min

    For the first time an International People’s Tribunal convenes in The Hague court of justice to investigate the mass executions of political prisoners in Iran during the 1980s. The survivors testify against a crime that has been kept secret from the world for over 25 years. Read More

     
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    The Gas Weapon

    Sweden | 2014 | 52min

    The film by Alex Shiriaieff offers a factual background to the complicated relations between Russia and Ukraine and exclusive, emotional footage from the dramatic events during the last winter in Ukraine’s capital. Read More

     
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    The Tiniest Place

    Mexico | 2011 | 104min

    This is a story about mankind’s ability to arise, to rebuild and reinvent himself after surviving a tragedy. Read More

     
  • The Collaborator and his Family

    The Collaborator and his Family

    USA / Israel / France | 2011 | 57/84min

    THE COLLABORATOR AND HIS FAMILY is the story of a Palestinian family torn apart by espionage. Read More

     
     
  • The Network

    The Network

    Greece | 2005 | 58/82min

    A documentary about the illicit trade of Greek antiquities. Read More

     
  • The Bridge

    The Bridge

    Romania | 2004 | 58/75min

    It is forbidden to cross the bridge between Slatina, Ukraine and Sighet, Romania. Families and neighbors are separated by political actions that seem senseless to the communities that have been divided for decades. Read More

     
  • The 3 Rooms of Melancholia

    The 3 Rooms of Melancholia

    Finland | 2004 | 106min

    The award-winning, stunningly beautiful documentary THE 3 ROOMS OF MELANCHOLIA by Pirjo Honkasalo reveals how the Chechen War has psychologically affected children in Russia and in Chechnya. Read More