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Stranger in Paradise

‘Stranger in Paradise’ is a controversial role play in three acts about a controversial topic: the refugee crisis. The scene is a classroom in Sicily, the students are real refugees hoping to get asylum. In the role of a teacher...

Donkeyote

The grandest adventure is afoot for Spanish septuagenarian Manolo, his mischievous shepherd, Zafrana, and his stalwart donkey, Gorrión, if only they can survive chronic arthritis, impertinent travel agents, shipping concerns, and just one more bridge. Director Chico Pereira deftly delivers...

An Insignificant Man

Call him the Bernie Sanders of India: fed up with rampant corruption in Indian politics, Arvind Kejriwal decided to shake things up and challenge the status quo by forming the Aam Aadmi Party (Common Man’s Party, or AAP) in 2012....

Lots of Kids, a Monkey and a Castle

This is the story about Julita, a matriarch whose three childhood wishes have been granted: lots of kids, a monkey, and a Spanish castle.At her 81 years old, one of her children needs to find the vertebra of his murdered...

Taste of Cement

Taste of Cement is a portrait of workers in exile. Ziad Kalthoum creates an essay documentary of Syrian construction workers building new skyscrapers in Beirut on the ruins caused by the Lebanese civil war. At the same time their own...

Plastic China

Yi Jie’s uneducated parents left the area where they grew up, looking for work. They now sort and recycle plastic waste from Europe, the United States and other parts of Asia. The family literally lives among mountains of plastic and...