German filmmaker Irja and Bhutanese farmer Sangay see how quickly Bhutan, after centuries of isolation, starts falling through the traps of unsustainable growth: replacing their home grown food by lower quality imports from India, youth emigrating to cities facing unemployment,
The first lunar month, the start of a new year. On the frozen lake surface of Qinghai Lake, Zhou, the Buddhist Practitioner and his friends are delivering supplies to the temple built on the isolated island at the lake centre.
An insight to the life of wrongly convicted Mohammad Aamir Khan, who faced trial for 14 long years to prove his innocence. The story gets up close and personal when Aamir opens doors from his past and also throws light
This film is about the gypsy community in Athens, and how they risk their lives to collect recyclable materials to make illicit money. Illiteracy is what leads their community into illegal recycling As a result of this – they raise
Yannis builds chairs since almost 70 years, while Panayotis has been making bee wax candles since even longer. Just like Mihalis, pharmacist, 82 years old, who will never be retired! Stratis, about 60, still young boy, produces hand made shoes.
July 1974, On a beautiful summer morning Cyprus wakes up to the sound of gunfire and war. A thirteen-year-old schoolgirl picks up her pen and writes a diary of unfolding events. Beginning with shots fired outside the window as the
A harrowing story of an Egyptian father and daughter, Coptic Christian converts, that fled to Cyprus in fear of their lives. Conversions from Islam to Christianity are not officially recognized in Egypt. They long for a permanent, safe home and
August is moving to a new city to study what he loves most: art. His father, which he doesn’t have a very good relationship with, is going to drive him. And it turns out that his father is not as
Elias Demourtzidis, a Greek expatriate, is a survivor of the Greek Civil War and a period in history that most Greeks would prefer to forget. Ironically, Elias has been diagnosed with the degenerative brain disease Alzheimer’s. However, the disease is