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Tag: youth

    Flight

    Voices of London, 2018

    Flight

    Young muslim voices

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    It’s Not Hard

    Mulham Mohamed Hidel, 2018

    It’s Not Hard

    “You can change your life for the better despite the difficult circumstances you face.” (quote from filmmaker)

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    The World Is Fine

    Karim Al Rabat, 2018

    The World Is Fine

    “Do not give up, things will become better. After the rain comes the rainbow, it will shine after the storm.” (quote from the filmmaker)

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    I-dentity

    Lucrezia Pollice, 2017

    I-dentity

    The film features a diverse mix of 18 actors all telling the same story. The film intends to invite young Muslims from around the UK to share their stories.

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    Work Out

    Abdi Deeq, 2017

    Work Out

    A young underage Afghan migrant flees into Turkey not knowing where to go or what to do next. While preparing for his next journey into Europe, he practices hard and soft kicks.

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    Calling Home

    Jade Jackman, 2017

    Calling Home

    Through phone recordings, we document the reality of being a female asylum seeker inside Yarls Wood detention centre.

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    A Borderless World

    Abdi Deeq, 2017

    A Borderless World

    A glimpse into the journey taken by the unaccompanied asylum-seeking youth in Turkey.

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    My Life With Cricket

    Faseeh Choudhary, 2016

    My Life With Cricket

    14 year old Faseeh Choudhary tells the story about how his favourite sport, cricket, has followed him through life, from Pakistan to Sweden. He uses a digital story telling technique with still images combined with a personal voice recording.

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    Crossing

    Ibsa Abdé and Cheikh Oumar Traoré, 2015

    Crossing

    Cheikh Oumar and Ibsa tell us how they cross the sea to come France, the difficulties they encountered and how they have finally made it to Europe.

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    Don't Vote Under 25!

    Júlia Balázs, 2014

    Don't Vote Under 25!

    This is Hello90's fake campaign video created to raise the Hungarian youth's awareness of the parliamentary elections.

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    A Distance

    Ohmid Noori and Bassir Safi, 2013

    A Distance

    Bassir wants to come to France, but he has no money, can his brother Ohmid that is already in Marseille help him.

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    Kings of the Castle

    Vlad Ilicevici, Andrei Tanase, 2012

    Kings of the Castle

    A short film about children who play, chase each other, guide tourists and fly kites in a ruined castle in Ankara.

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    RTW

    Tamocho / Chez Nous, 2012

    RTW

    Short documentary film about three 15-year-old boys honouring a friend who died.

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    Dreams

    Nayib Moran, 2012

    Dreams

    An interview to a Mexican inmigrant who paints children faces in Alameda de Hércules square in Seville

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    2x2

    Iza Kiszczak, 2012

    2x2

    Life of children on rehabilitation ward

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    Sako

    Aram Abrahamyan / Manana Youth Films, 2012

    Sako

    Sako, a thirteen year old boy, was made to work by his father since the age of seven at a tombstone factory.

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    4 wishes

    Marta Lasek, 2012

    4 wishes

    On the day of her 24th birthday Alicja has a master’s degree and no further plans.

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    Astronauts

    Jaha Browne and Tara Manandhar, 2012

    Astronauts

    A gentle exploration into the aspirations of various generations, presented through a series of short interviews conducted along the Southbank area of London.

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    Hometown Glory

    Exposure Organisation, 2012

    Hometown Glory

    'People came together, motivated to show that the behaviour of the minority did not reflect that of the majority'

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    Grooves

    Gema Luque Higueras, 2012

    Grooves

    When you hear a song, you don’t listen only the song, you feel emotions of all the times you’ve heard it.

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    Images from our Future

    x, 2012

    Images from our Future

    Dreams, hopes and cautiousness for the future from a group of students of third Gymnasium of a Music School in Greece.

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    Myriads

    Álvaro Parrilla, 2012

    Myriads

    Two friends under the light of the stars.

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    Home Sweet Home

    Nadeya Haque, Safeen Ismat, Abida Yasmin, 2012

    Home Sweet Home

    An animated documentary about young people that emigrate from warzones as refugees.

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    Unemployment Does not Stop

    Greer Bratschie, 2012

    Unemployment Does not Stop

    A reflection through some interviews and archive images about the problem of unemployment in Spain.

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    To Lapland

    Juan Francisco Blanco Jiménez, 2012

    To Lapland

    Two young men from Andalusia are sent by the National Employment Office to do seasonal jobs at Lapland.

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    Future

    Niki Quiterio, 2012

    Future

    A Spanish student talks with us about the problem of unemployment in Spain and the need of looking for job in other countries.

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    Hoodforts

    Mile End Community Centre, 2012

    Hoodforts

    "I know what the newspapers and media say about young people but... I have to ignore it. I know that I aint that person of what they're thinking."

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    The Meat and Onions Gang

    Mari Shibata, 2012

    The Meat and Onions Gang

    «I just want people to have opportunity. I want people to have a decent education. I want the kids round here to understand that they can do other things wth their lives, that they don't have to settle for that... That's really what I'm about».

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    Crystal Hope

    Yusuf Ziya Esencan, Muge Sahin, Aysegul Kara, Eren Babacan, 2011

    Crystal Hope

    A short documentary about the only young ice skater in Eskisehir.

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    Be Yourself

    Claire Wilkinson, Erin Kelly, Shannon Wilinson, Jennifer Boyle, Amy Phelan, Ami Nash, Seanan McCartney, Ahlam Lboukili, 2011

    Be Yourself

    A documentary that tells the story of a young girl who became unhappy after she felt pressured to change who she was to fit in with her friends in an interesting and innovative way.

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    The Dark and Light

    Dan Allen, 2011

    The Dark and Light

    An atmospheric presentation centred around two characters of contrasting ages in a desolate, unrecognisable landscape.

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    Paradise City

    x, 2011

    Paradise City

    The 12th Gymnasium of Acharnae is situated in the suburbs of Athens, inside the former 2004 Olympic Village.

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    Travellers

    Leanne Cox, Eileen Purcell, Jennifer Hillman, Simone O'Conner, Nelina McCann, Becky Brown, 2011

    Travellers

    What it's like living as a Traveller in the UK

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    Sex Sense

    ZEMOS98 y Pablo Domínguez, 2011

    Sex Sense

    Short documentary about youth, sex, love and fears.

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    Dune

    Paloma Sanz Marcos, 2011

    Dune

    Skateboarding near the sea

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    On Da (The) Streetz

    Hannah Coker, Khyam Sajid, Ismatullah Khan, Usama Shoaib, 2010

    On Da (The) Streetz

    A fun short film that investigates the 'realities' of urban life in Walthamstow, through a series of interviews and observations, with a powerful message at the end.

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    Only Human

    Ovgucan Kargi, 2010

    Only Human

    A fourteen-year-old boy presents his take on alienation because of one’s physical traits.

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    Mask

    Zeynep Tinaz, Yunus Emre Seker, 2010

    Mask

    A man wearing many "masks" in his everyday life ends up in despair.

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    On the Beach

    Naz Belkaya, 2009

    On the Beach

    An effervescent, cheerful person's yearning to teach the city people to give back.

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    The Kiss

    Volkan Karatas, 2009

    The Kiss

    These two lovers cannot kiss each other because the many distractions around.

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    My Life

    Can Sarcan, 2008

    My Life

    The director talks about the last minutes of his life

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    Being Young

    Mariana Maioto, 2008

    Being Young

    A young and international perspective on feeling young and being part of a culture.

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    Strange

    Pelin Oker, 2008

    Strange

    Sometimes I don't understand if I'm dreaming or not...

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    Too Much

    Yannis Deliveis, 2006

    Too Much

    A music based drama documentary about someone who gets addicted to video games and can't handle the real world.

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