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Love Child-documentary-MTR featured

Love Child

MIGRANTS: By focusing on the life of one small family battling faceless bureaucracy in an uncaring world, Eva Mulvad tells a story of our times. [Director Eva Mulvad]
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Eye to Eye

REHABILITATION: A touching story of the power of forgiveness that poses difficult questions for the families of murder victims - and the perpetrators. [Director John Webster]
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Colombia in My Arms

CONFLICT: A sensitive and balanced glimpse into the consequences of Colombia's much-heralded 2016 peace accord [Director Jenni Kivistö, Jussi Rastas]
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Teslafy Me

BIOGRAPHY: Written out of textbooks, neglected by historians, Tesla's gifts are only now being recognised, Jana Glogovac's film argues. [Director Janja Glogovac]

The Book of the Sea

CLIMATE: Enriched with animated segments depicting the legends and culture of the Inuit and Chukchi people, The Book of the Sea reveals a side of Russia rarely seen. [Director Aleksei Vakhrushev]


RUSSIA: The dreamlike beauty of Ksenia Okhapkina's concise film connects the subtle mechanisms of control in a former Gulag town. [Director Ksenia Okhapkina]

Kabul, City in the Wind

CONFLICT: In the capital of a country that only seems to get international attention when suicide bombs claims lives, director Aboozar Amini offers a fly on the wall glimpse into life as the locals live it. [Director Aboozar Amini]

The Guardian of Memory

IMMIGRATION: Mexican government complicity to the lethal violence of organised crime and America's brutal bureaucracy towards asylum seekers are both condemned in Marcela Arteaga's poetic and piercing The Guardian of Memory. [Director Marcela Arteaga]

Red Moon

TRADITION: The moving story of a Turkish child bride trafficked to Europe –Red Moon is as much family therapy as a heart-rending road movie. [Director Tülin Özdemir]


ACTIVISM: Movement is a lyrical, beautifully lensed view of Agitprop – Moroccan style. [Director Nadir Bouhmouch]