The Films

A Family Affair - Moving DocsA Family Affair

A FAMILY AFFAIR is an intimate portrait of three generations of musicians of the Xylouris family who uphold and pass on the vibrant tradition of Cretan music performing ceaselessly to followers across the world. The film follows Greece’s most famous musical clan to discover the electrifying power of their music and the sacred ties that hold the family together.
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A Good American - Moving DocsA Good American

A GOOD AMERICAN is a gripping docu-thriller about a groundbreaking surveillance programme, the brilliant mastermind behind it, and how a perfect alternative to mass surveillance was killed by NSA management for money – three weeks prior to 9/11.
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At Home in the World - Moving DocsAt Home in the World

AT HOME IN THE WORLD is an intimate depiction of the everyday lives of five refugee children on a Danish Red Cross asylum school. The children; Magomed, Sehmuz, Heda, Amel and Ali have different nationalities and backgrounds, but they have all fled their homes with their families, arriving in Denmark with the hope of starting over.
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BUGS - Moving DocsBUGS

For the past three years a team from Copenhagen-based Nordic Food Lab has been travelling the world to learn what some of the two billion people who already eat insects have to say. During their journey they encounter everything from revered termite queens and desert-delicacy honey ants to venemous giant hornets and long-horned grasshoppers trapped using powerful floodlights, that sometimes cause their catchers temporary blindness.
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Becoming Zlatan - Moving DocsBecoming Zlatan

The decisive years of Swedish soccer player Zlatan Ibrahimović, told through rare archive footage in which a young Zlatan speaks openly about his life and challenges.
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Bikes vs Cars - Moving DocsBikes vs Cars

The bicycle, an amazing tool for change. Activists and cities all over the world are moving towards a new system. But will the economic powers allow it? BIKES VS CARS looks into and investigates the daily global drama in traffic around the world.
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Cartoonists - Foot Soldiers of Democracy - Moving DocsCartoonists - Foot Soldiers of Democracy

Twelve amazing, crazy, funny and tragic cartoonists defend democracy and have fun with their pencil at the risk of their lives. They come from France, Tunisia, Russia, America, Burkina Faso, China, Algeria, the Ivory Coast, Venezuela, Israel and Palestine.
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Dreamcatcher - Moving DocsDreamcatcher

DREAMCATCHER explores the cycle of neglect, violence and exploitation which each year leaves thousands upon thousands of girls and women feeling that prostitution is their only option to survive. By following the very charming, charismatic and truly empathic Brenda, we enter the lives of young women and see in verité footage their realities from their points of view.
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Good Things Await - Moving DocsGood Things Await

Niels Stokholm is one of the most idealistic farmers in Denmark. He runs a biodynamic farm with his wife, Rita, and they distribute products to some of the best restaurants in the world. But not everyone is equally fond of their holistic methods. Authorities and bureaucracy threaten to close down the farm.
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Greece: Days of Change - Moving DocsGreece: Days of Change

In times of recession, here is a portrait of three Greeks trying to take their destiny in their own hands. Could this crisis be our chance to re-invent ourselves and our society?
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How to Change the World - Moving DocsHow to Change the World

HOW TO CHANGE THE WORLD chronicles the adventures of an eclectic group of young pioneers – Canadian hippie journalists, photographers, musicians, scientists, and American draft dodgers – who set out to stop Richard Nixon’s atomic bomb tests in Amchitka, Alaska, and end up creating the worldwide green movement.
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Martha & Niki - Moving DocsMartha & Niki

In 2010 Martha Nabwire and Niki Tsappos took part in the biggest international Street Dance Competition, Juste Debout in Paris. It was the first time ever two women became World Champions in Hip Hop. This film depicts their love of dance, each other and about friendship put to the test. About desires, yearning and finding the right path in life.
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Pervert Park - Moving DocsPervert Park

PERVERT PARK is a film about the people no one wants as a neighbor. It follows the every day life of the sex offenders in the park as they struggle to reintegrate into society, and gives us a chance to understand who they are and how the destructive cycle of sexual abuse and the silence can be broken.
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Presenting Princess Shaw - Moving DocsPresenting Princess Shaw

By day, Samantha Montgomery cares for the elderly in one of New Orleans’s toughest neighborhoods. By night, she writes and sings her own songs as Princess Shaw on her confessional YouTube channel. Across the globe, Ophir Kutiel, known as Kutiman, creates video mash ups of amateur Youtube performers. Two strangers, almost 7,000 miles apart, begin to build a song.
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Raving Iran - Moving DocsRaving Iran

Anoosh and Arash are at the center of Tehran’s underground techno scene. Tired of hiding from the police and their stagnating career, they organize one last manic techno rave under dangerous circumstances in the desert. Back in Tehran they try their luck selling their illegally printed album without permission. When Anoosh is arrested, there seems to be no hope left. But then they receive a phone call from the biggest techno festival in the world.
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Sonita - Moving DocsSonita

SONITA is an 18-year-old female, an undocumented Afghan illegal immigrant living in the poor suburbs of Tehran. She is feisty, spirited, young woman who fights to live the way she wants, as an artist, singer, and musician in spite of all the obstacles she confronts in Iran and her conservative patriarchal family. In harsh contrast to her goal is her family's plan to make her a bride and sell her to a new family. The price right now is about $9,000.  
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Spartacus & Cassandra - Moving DocsSpartacus & Cassandra

Two Romani children are taken in by a young trapeze artist and live with her in a circus on the outskirts of Paris. In this peaceful but fragile haven, the 11 and 13 year old brother and sister are torn between the new destiny that awaits them and their parents who live off the streets.
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Sugar Blues - Moving DocsSugar Blues

One mother's fight against the global sugar mafia. The film's director, diagnosed with gestational diabetes, investigates the fatal effects of a hundred years of consumption of white sugar on an individual, and society.
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The Forecaster - Moving DocsThe Forecaster

Can a computer predict the world economy? Martin Armstrong predicts that a sovereign debt crisis will start to unfold on a global level after October 1, 2015.
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The Longest Run - Moving DocsThe Longest Run

Jasim and Alsaleh are underage refugees in a Greek prison. Coming from Syria and Iraq, they were arrested and accused of smuggling illegal immigrants. The film follows the two friends closely while in custody, during the trial and after the verdict, through a narrative of suspense which reveals how youngsters are forced to transport migrants across the border to Greece while the smugglers stay behind and continue their job uninterrupted.
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Toto and His Sisters - Moving DocsToto and His Sisters

Alexander Nanau brings us the astonishing family story of Toto (10), and his sisters, Ana (17) and Andreea (15). During their mother’s imprisonment, Toto passionately learns dancing, reading and writing, while his sisters try to keep the family together in a world that has long forgotten what the innocence of childhood should be. What happens when we discover that we can get more from life than our parents have to offer?
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We Come as Friends - Moving DocsWe Come as Friends

A modern odyssey – a dizzying, science fiction-like journey into the heart of Africa. At the moment when Sudan, the continent’s biggest country, is being divided into two nations, an old ‘civilising’ pathology re-emerges – that of colonialism, clash of empires, and yet new episodes of bloody (and holy) wars over land and resources.
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