A World of Conflict
Conflicts are all around us – in our families, communities and in the world. Local and international stories reveal the effect of how interconnected our lives have become.
Programmed by Aga Baranowska | Total running time 104min
Films in this programme
Fake News Fairytale
A hybrid documentary exploring the unlikely epicentre of fake news – the small city of Veles in Macedonia.
Dir Kate Stonehill. UK 2018. 15min
An 11-year-old boy struggles to navigate his way through a new and hostile environment.
Dir Ed Perkins. UK 2018. 27min
The Camel Boy
A distant hope of seeing his mother puts a little boy, trapped in the world of camel racing, in an impossible situation.
Dir Chabname Zariâb. France-Afghanistan 2018. 15min
Picking Up the Pieces
John and Quiandre try to come to terms with the reality of their new life following the devastation left by Hurricane Irma.
Dir Sebastian Feehan, Josh Bamford. UK 2018. 7min
People of the Wasteland
The Syrian war seen up close through first-person GoPro footage, showing the conflict in all of its brutality and violence. Contains scenes that some viewers might find distressing.
Dir Heba Khaled. Germany-Syria 2018. 21min
Based on a true story, an unexpected event on a motorway changes a family’s life forever.
Dir Ottó Bánovits. Sweden 2018. 6min