A-Z Site Index

2011

Children of the Amazon

A stunning documentary by Denise Zmekhol on the environmental and emotional decimation exacted upon the Surui and Negarote tribes of the Amazon rainforest as...

Cairo 678

It may be a taboo subject, but the simple fact is that sexual harassement is an everyday occurence in Egypt, and that incidences are...

My Kidnapper

In 2003, Mark Henderson was one of eight tourists captured and held by leftwing guerrillas in the Colombian mountains. His documentary is both a...

Où va la nuit

Rose Mayer is a woman living in rural Belgium. Isolated by religion and circumstance, she endures both an abusive husband and a strained relationship...

Taste the Waste

A Belgian premiere of the eye-opening documentary Taste the Waste. The film reveals the shocking truth about global food waste. In fact, about half...

Taking Root

The film tells the dramatic story of Kenyan Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Wangari Maathai, who sadly passed away on 25 September 2011. Her simple...

Budrus

Hailed in The New York Times as "this year's must-see documentary," and featured in major international news outlets, including Newsweek, The Economist and The...

Mandela: Son of Africa, Father of a Nation

If ever a world leader seemed born to take up the cause that would define his life, it was Nelson Mandela, the South African...

Vanishing of the Bees

Imagine half a million adults skipping their houses and leaving their children behind. Picture an opened suitcase filled with bundles of cash at a...

Moving to Mars

Moving to Mars charts the epic journey made my two Burmese families from a vast refugee camp in the Thai/Burma border to their new...

No Woman, No Cry

Every day, 1000 women die from complications during pregnancy or childbirth. “No Woman No Cry”, a documentary film produced by supermodel Christy Turlington-Burns, puts...

Into Eternity

Every day, the world over, large amounts of high-level radioactive waste created by nuclear power plants are placed in interim storages, which are vulnerable to...

Resolution

In 2010 one women and her small team picked up the baton in the struggle against sexual violence in war and conflict. Throughout history...

The War You Don’t See

The documentary is a powerful and timely investigation into the media’s role in war, tracing the history of embedded and independent reporting from the...

Redlight

The documentary Redlight, directed by Guy Jacobson and Adi Ezroni, set in Cambodia, tells the story of Sokha, kidnapped and forced to work in...

Tapped

Is access to clean drinking water a basic human right, or a commodity that should be bought like any other article of commerce? Stephanie Soechtig’s...

Die Fremde

Difficult social issues related to women’s place in society and violence against women, including domestic violence and so-called “honour killings” motivated director Feo Aladag...

Only When I Dance

Beadie Finzi's documentary "Only When I Dance", billed as a Brazilian Billy Elliot, follows two teenagers from rough, working-class Brazilian neighborhoods who aspire to...

Kinshasa Symphony

Kinshasa, the capital of the Democratic Republic of the Congo and the third-largest city in Africa. Almost ten million people live here and they...