Ashes of Hope narrates the forest fires that occurred on the summits of Gran Canaria in August 2019, just one month after the declaration of The Sacred Mountain Areas as World Heritage. Through the people who live at the top: shepherds, stone workers, weavers, farmers … and those responsible for the space, as well as the professionals who intervened in the control of fire and the human troops who fought against it; the documentary narrates a highly visual discourse where the power of photograp
Endless distractions threaten to destroy creativity.
Embalming an animal is an extremely complex task. Even more if it’s your pet. Pedro Viamonte (82), founder of the Higher Institute of Taxidermy and Conservation, decides that death isn’t reason enough to separate him from his beloved deer after 16 years together.
Ismet is a recently retired Turkish soldier whose last post was as a Commander of the Coast Guard at the Turkish maritime border. New to civilian life, he struggles to communicate with his family and the people around him. His only son abandoned him and left for the U.S., and now his wife wants to join her son, too. In an unexpected turn of events, he suddenly becomes neighbors with two refugees, Omar and Mariye. Through this encounter and firsthand experience of what refugees have to go through
In this quirky and sweet tale, HUGO, a socially awkward hermit, tries to break free from his loneliness by following the advice of a failed 90s self-help guru and stumbles his way towards connection. Brought to you by first-time director Elizabeth Fraser (Spinning Out, Tiny Pretty Things) and Executive Producer Sandra Cunningham (Kim's Convenience), The Help Desk is a nod to Nick Hornby-style nice-core, and a balm for complicated times.
"The Bridge" is a colorful canvas of an unusual struggle and empowerment of a teenage girl residing at the bank of a tributary of the river Brahmaputra. Without a small bridge over its tributary how troublesome and hard their lives become only they can feel & understand.
Based on true-life stories, Bridge is an eye-opener of a film for a system that turns away from the uncomfortable truth and reality