Toronto

Wednesday April 18

Roman (Popi) and Ruth (Nani) Blank have been married for 65 years, but at age 95, Roman reveals a secret that tests their seemingly invincible union, in Brandon and Skyler Gross' touching portrait of their grandparents.

Filmmaker(s):
Brandon Gross, Skyler Gross
Year:
2017 / 40m
QA Session with the Filmmaker
Wednesday April 18
8:00PM

Thursday April 19

For the past eight years Muhi, a young boy from Gaza, has been trapped in an Israeli hospital.

Filmmaker(s):
Rina Castelnuovo-Hollander and Tamir Elterman
Year:
2017 / 87m
QA Session with the Filmmaker
Thursday April 19
6:30PM

Friday April 20

Sixteen-year-old Nisha lives a double life.

Filmmaker(s):
Iram Haq
Year:
2017 / 106m
QA Session with the Filmmaker
Friday April 20
6:30PM

Saturday April 21

A whistleblower, a patriotic military commander, a mineral dealer, and a displaced tailor share a glimpse of life amid Africa’s longest continuing conflict.

Filmmaker(s):
Daniel McCabe
Year:
2017 / 91m
QA Session with the Filmmaker
Saturday April 21
6:30PM

Sunday April 22

A locked door inside a Belgrade apartment has kept one family separated from their past for over 70 years.

Filmmaker(s):
Mila Turajlic
Year:
2017 / 100m
QA Session with the Filmmaker
Sunday April 22
3:30PM

Tuesday April 24

Saudi poetess Hissa Hilal made headlines around the world as the first woman to reach the finals of the Arab world’s biggest televised poetry competition, “Million’s Poet.”

Filmmaker(s):
Stefanie Brockhaus and Andreas Wolff
Year:
2017 / 90m
QA Session with the Filmmaker
Tuesday April 24
6:30PM

Wednesday April 25

Silas celebrates the power of individuals to fight back against the power of money and politics.

Filmmaker(s):
Anjali Nayar and Hawa Essuman
Year:
2017 / 80m
QA Session with the Filmmaker
Wednesday April 25
6:30PM
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