Dreadlocks Story brings us the Rastafarian history from another perspective, by introducing a spiritual side hidden by the often criticized dreadlocks. We meet the roots of the Rastafari culture which is closely associated with the Hindu tradition in Jamaica.
In the Venezuelan Andes, in neighbouring agricultural communities, live Marcelina and Mercedes, who share the same tragic faith: their daughters committed suicide, as many others living in this region. Through their memories, the film shows us idyllic, but at the same time violent place where silence prevails.
Bitter Honey is a dynamic emotional portrait of three polygamous Indonesian families, which presents images of mental struggle against manipulation, and an overview of economic and emotional burden these silenced women face daily.
Far from massive political upheavals, in the barren Sinai Desert, there are still a few green gardens whose survival depends on two Bedouin men. In their orchard, they offer a timeless and invaluable calmness and – using their knowledge and love – they are trying to save one of the last strongholds of vegetation in a period which is devastating it, in a space that does not allow it to live.
Ethnoforensics is a live action TV documentary, a parody of popular crime CSI series, which deals with certain topics in traditional, that is, popular culture in a humorous but precise way. In this episode, agents Bedi and Lošo, with the help of agent Arsen, start an investigation on fake wine known as delanec in north-western Croatia.
Walnut Stone Weddings and Lambs is a story about the art of preparing traditional delicacies of the island of Brač, riddled with the images of the scenery, mentality of the hard-working people in the small island town and stereotypical jokes about the identities of the region.
Balancing on the line between questioning and fascination, the film Bad Seeds offers a slightly mischievous but lucid insight into the underground world of Brussels graffiti and taggers, trying to reveal the vision behind this activist movement which coexists between ethics and aesthetics by comparing it to the omnipresent street weeds.
An unusual combination of humidity and a sudden drop in temperature have resulted in distrust that makes people fall off their chair.
Fifty years ago the drug thalidomide secretly entered many families. The substance that contributed to the deformation of thousands of children transformed their lives forever and resulted in a long-lasting and difficult emotional challenge for them and their parents.