A young boy and woman looking over a ledge.  | Still from film "Mali Blues" for "Link Voices"
Link Voices: Commander Arian

Commander Arian

On the front line of the Syrian war, 30-year-old Commander Arian guides a female battalion towards the city of Kobane to release its people from the grip of ISIS in Alba Sotorra’s empowering tale of emancipation and freedom.

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Summer in the Forest

Four people who have intellectual disabilities live in a commune next to a beautiful forest near Paris. Like countless others, they were labeled 'idiots', locked away and forgotten in violent asylums, until the 1960s, when the young philosopher Jean Vanier secured their release. Providing a model that has thus far been adapted in 35 nations, the commune offers people with disabilities a place where they needn’t awkwardly fit into mainstream society, instead can comprise a society of their own.

  • 2020-01-25T15:00:00-08:00
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  • 2020-01-27T17:00:00-08:00

Journey Beyond Fear

Told through the eyes of a teenage Muslim girl and her refugee family in pursuit of resettlement in Malaysia and Australia, this emotional roller coaster takes us from despair to joy through hope, humor and love - shattering prevailing stereotypes about migrants.

  • 2020-02-01T15:00:00-08:00
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  • 2020-02-05T12:00:00-08:00

Ay Mariposa

Three residents in the Lower Rio Grande Valley of Texas find their lives upended by plans to build a US-Mexico border wall. Meanwhile a butterfly, la mariposa, fights its own daily battle for survival in a landscape where 95 percent of its habitat is gone, and the rest lies directly in the path of the wall.

  • 2020-02-08T15:00:00-08:00
  • 2020-02-10T17:00:00-08:00
  • 2020-02-12T12:00:00-08:00

Oliver Tambo: Have You Heard from Johannesburg

The untold story of Oliver Tambo, the man behind the release of Nelson Mandela and the end of apartheid in South Africa. Described as one of the world's greatest statesmen, Tambo’s strategy to the international community to isolate and sanction the regime created the most globalized human rights struggle of the 20th century.

  • 2020-02-15T15:00:00-08:00
  • 2020-02-17T17:00:00-08:00
  • 2020-02-19T12:00:00-08:00