WOMXN

What does it mean to be a woman in 2020? These films show that there is no direct answer. Five documentaries from across the world, looking at the different lives of women, their choices and their being. Moving, intimate and awakening. 

**Content Warning** Contains discussion of stillbirth and scenes that some viewers may find upsetting. 

AVAILABLE FROM 29TH JUNE - 5TH JULY

SISTERS

Michal Hytros

Elena Universo

Marga Amirall

With Open Eyes

Hamutal Goren

ONLY AVAILABLE IN THE UK

Windows to my words

Lydia Howe

Home Stream

Lily Blackham

& Giulia Gandini

INTERNET 2.0

Between accelerating and consuming our everyday, this selection of films look at how the internet is changing our social normality and our communication with those around us. 

AVAILABLE FROM 29TH JUNE - 5TH JULY

LOVE 404

Agata Baumgart

SWATTED

Ismael Joffroy

ONLY AVAILABLE IN THE UK

Watching the Pain of Others

Chloé Galibert-Lainé

Disconnected

Alice Aedy

IN MY OWN WORDS

Intimate documentaries that let us into the lives of their characters. Asking difficult questions and digging into personal histories in attempts to unearth truths, the filmmaker and subject become intertwined.

AVAILABLE FROM 29TH JUNE - 5TH JULY

THE PATRIOT

Katja Fedulova

AL IMAM

Omar Aldakheel

MIGNON

Katalina Oláh & Sándor Csukás

THE LOVING KIND

Sasawat Loesrit

MAGICLAND

Celia Willis & Emily Stein

MY DAD'S NAME WAS HUW

Freddie Griffiths

WAYS OF LIFE

What makes you happy? These documentaries each explore the lives and passions of those around us. From cats to cruises, we take a look at what brings us joy in life.

AVAILABLE FROM 29TH JUNE - 5TH JULY

HUNTERS

Benjamin Bucher

AL INCLUSIVE

Corina Schwingruber

Only available in the UK

THE FORCES

Paola Buontempo

THOSE WHO DESIRE

Elena López Riera

ALL CATS ARE GREY IN THE DARK

Lassie Linder

Only available in the UK

PERSONAL PERSPECTIVES

Families are complex. A selection of documentaries exploring love, loss and lies and how family bonds are difficult to break, no matter how strained they are. 

**Content warning - contains scenes of war that some viewers might find upsetting**

AVAILABLE FROM 29TH JUNE - 5TH JULY

FIFTEEN TWO

John Summerson

THE DAM

Natalia Koniarz

TIME MACHINE

Jan Bujnowski

MAMA MANIA

Vincent Sparreboom

GREYKEY

Enric Ribes

NOT AVAILABLE IN USA

RURAL LIFE

Out of sight out of mind is not an option in this selection of documentaries. From a hockey team in the Himalayan mountains to a Spanish town with a population of 4.  These films each concentrate on those that might be otherwise overlooked.

AVAILABLE FROM 29TH JUNE - 5TH JULY

FAR FAINT LIGHTS

Paolo Aguilar

THE GUEST

Sebastian Weber

BARTLE

Jon King

HIGH PASSES

Cosima Barzini

COMMUNITIES CREATE

Are we living in a time where expressing yourself is becoming easier and more acceptable? These documentaries explore the ways in which people in very different situations are all expressing their passions through various mediums.

AVAILABLE FROM 29TH JUNE - 5TH JULY

YOUNG MAN WITH A CAMERA

Rodrigo Andrés Durán

TRAPPED IN THE CITY OF A THOUSAND MOUNTAINS

David Verbeek

ONLY AVAILABLE IN THE UK

BENEATH THE INK

Cyd Dodson

HORROR IN THE ANDES

Martha-Cecilia Dietrich

ONLY AVAILABLE IN THE UK

ELSEWHERE

Adrian Figueroa

UNCONVENTIONAL STORYTELLING

Four films that use different techniques and approaches to find new and innovative ways to push the boundaries of documentary. The stories are being presented in ways that we might not have thought about before and show that the idea of a documentary is forever changing. 

AVAILABLE FROM 29TH JUNE - 5TH JULY

SONDER

Chloe Abrahams

THE FEAR OF DYING IN TRANSIT

Ian Purnell

ANCORA LUCCIOLE

María Elorza

FUNDAMENTS

Peter Cerovsek

BACK TO WONDERLAND

Alice Fargier

IMPACT

Documentary has long been used as a tool to highlight social issues and raise awareness. These documentaries focus on different communities, facing different hardships and challenges, from around the world.

**Content warning: graphic content, contains images of violence and death**

AVAILABLE FROM 29TH JUNE - 5TH JULY

ALL MONSTERS ARE HUMAN

Helen Spooner & Hugh Davies

ALARA

Kounosuke Kawakakami

GREEN HANDKERCHIEF

Katya Skvortsova

PILAS

Lorena Cervera

PEOPLE OF THE WASTELAND

Heba Khaled

DAFA METTI

Tal Amiran

BRITISH

Work from some incredible emerging British filmmakers, telling stories from across the world.

AVAILABLE FROM 29TH JUNE - 5TH JULY

PEKIN

Ed Fenwick

SENT AWAY

Rosa Fisher

THOSE WHO WAIT

Steph Beeston

THE DAYDREAMERS

Thomas Renckens

ONLY AVAILABLE IN THE UK

SOMEONE ELSE's WAR

Tom Huntingford, George Cowie & Martin Armstrong

JOURNEYS

We are excited to share with you a selection of documentaries that explore the power of both visuals and sounds and how they can be used to create a film that is truly an experience of the senses. We recommend that you watch with headphones to enhance the audio experience.

AVAILABLE FROM 29TH JUNE - 5TH JULY

ARTHUR KING - CHANGING LANDSCAPES

Brian Canning & Sam Johnson

I SEE IN THE DARK

Lana Bregar

CONCRETE TIMES

Lucia Kasová

ESPERABAMOS QUE ANOCHECIERA

Wendy V. Muñiz & Guillermo Zouain

THE TOUGH

Marcin Polar

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