2020 - Sophie Parens - USA
The story of a child's escape from the Holocaust and how it fuelled a life dedicated to the prevention of prejudice, told through his granddaughter's lens.
Biopic / Children / Debut Film / Documentary / Faith / Family / Female Filmmaker / Human Rights / Jewish Filmmaker / Jewish Narratives / Mental Health / Social Issues / War / Youth
I Am Samantha
2020 - T Cooper - USA
“I Am Samantha” is the story of one trans woman. It is also the story of what it means to love and be loved.
Children / Human Rights / LGBTQ / LGBTQ Filmmaker / LGBTQ Narratives / Live Action / Music / Music Video / Short Film / Social Issues / Youth
2020 - T Cooper - USA
The documentary follows the music video about the story of one trans woman. It's also the story of what it means to love and be loved.
Children / Documentary / Drama / Family / Female Narratives / Female Protagonist / Human Rights / LGBTQ / LGBTQ Filmmaker / LGBTQ Narratives / Mental Health / Music / Music Video / Short Film / Social Issues / Women's Rights / Youth
2020 - Shan Christopher Ogilvie - United Kingdom
When tragedy strikes, Charlie is thrust into an alien environment where he is misunderstood and things escalate fast.
Teranga - Life in the Waiting Room
2020 - Daisy Squires & Lou Marillier - United Kingdom
Teranga is an observational documentary about two Gambian asylum seekers living in corrupt camps who find solace in Teranga, a migrant-run Afrobeats nightclub in Naples.
Road to Vrindavan
2020 - Ravinol Chambers - India, United Kingdom, USA
On a life-changing journey across India, culture and progress collide as a former Krishna monk re-examines traditional gender roles
2019 - Steven Chatterton & Mark Arrigo - United Kingdom
Adnan, an imaginative ten year old Syrian refugee boy, must use all his creativity to break through his mother’s PTSD or risk losing her forever.
British Culture / Children / Drama / Family / Human Rights / Live Action / Magical Realism / Mental Health / Narrative Fiction / Politics / Refugee / Short Film / Social Issues / Urban / War / Youth
2019 - Faye Jackson - United Kingdom
Esther and Miriam are being forcibly deported, when there's an outbreak of a deadly virus that makes you feel calm and only kills white people.
2019 - Sasha Rainbow - United Kingdom
A single Indian mother fights for her daughter’s empowerment through skateboarding.
2018 - Justin Spray - Tanzania
Tabu, a girl in rural Tanzania, is desperate to go to school but the risks she takes to get there threaten the very thing she cherishes most: her education.