Women In Competition

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Directed by Shari Petti

“Jump!” follows the three-month journey of the JumpTT programme which used parkour and physical theatre as an aesthetic to tell the stories of young people transitioning from childhood to adulthood.


Directed by Françoise Ellong

Childhood friends meet for the first time in many years and start “a game” that unexpectedly brings out old demons.

Finding Sally

Directed by Tamara Dawit

A personal investigation into the mysterious life of the director’s Aunt Sally, an Ethiopian aristocrat-turned-communist-rebel who disappeared after the revolution that led to the overthrow of Emperor Haile Selassie.

The Last Mambo

Directed by Rita Hargrave

The Last Mambo is an optimistic documentary that showcases Bay Area Afro-Latin music as a potent social force…


Directed by Sanae Akroud

Fatem, sixth month pregnant, leaves her village perched in the mountains, to fill a frame with empty glasses for the elder of her village, the only person who can decipher the letters sent by members of the villagers’ families

Forgiveness For Whom?

Directed by Ariam Weldeab Araya

A captivating film about the clash of cultures and customs. A couple in an arranged marriage must face the reality of what true love is and is not when a love interest from the outside threatens the very foundation of their lives.