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Invasion | The Separate System | Where there is fire, there is smoke

ALTERNATIVE REALITY: The diffident return to key questions by the International Short Film Festival in Oberhausen.

What Tomorrow Brings

PAKISTAN: If you want to run a school for girls in Afghanistan, you might have to check your water for poison each morning. Is it worth it?

Taste Of Cement

REFUGEE LIFE: Syrian refugees are rebuilding the Middle East while they wait to return home.

Find Fix Finish

DRONES: The Private Perceptions of Drone Technology.

Desert Coffee

SLAB CITY: Somewhere in the Californian part of the Sonoran desert, in between various military bases, lies Slab City – a squatter community.

The Rebel Surgeon.

THE ART OF SURGERY: The Swedish surgeon Erik Erichsen grew tired of the social isolation and bureaucracy-heavy workdays in Scandinavia. Now, he is perfecting his own creative form of surgery in an Ethiopian town.

Urth

APOCALYPSE: A solitary greenhouse is the final outpost on Earth in Ben River’s prophetic science fiction-scenario, which stages the uncertain fate of the planet: deserted, with this greenhouse as its last remaining habitable place.

Power To Change – The Energyrebellion

TRUE DEFINITION OF A REVOLUTION: It is imperative to rouse people to take control of the issue themselves – if we want Earth to survive, says Carl-A. Fechner.

JerusalemThe Wall

JERUSALEM: The Western Wall is a place of immense importance for millions of Jewish people. What role does it play in the everyday life of Israelis?

The Centaur’s Nostalgia

An intimate portrayal of a dwindling lifestyle in the Argentinian back country.