Cleo and Paul

Three-and-a-half-year-old Cléo is brilliant at hide-and-seek: her brother Paul and their nanny have no chance of finding her. At some point Cléo herself no longer knows which route she took through the park. Suddenly there are strangers everywhere. Νone of them really notice her. So Cléo decides to stick with the woman who looks just […]

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Barley Fields on the Other Side of the Mountain

Sixteen-year-old Pema lives in the remote mountains of Tibet. For genera-tions, her family has farmed their barley fields in peace. But when the Chinese authorities take Pema’s father away, her world is shattered. A Buddhist nun from the local nunnery walks into Pema’s life and invites her to join a group of locals escaping Chinese […]

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Fortuna

Fortuna, a 14-year old Ethiopian girl who has had no news of her parents since she arrived on the shores of Italy, is temporarily accommodated in Switzerland with other refugees in a hospice at an altitude of 2000m above sea level to overwinter. A community of Catholic canons gives them refuge whilst waiting for their […]

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Land of Glass

13 year old Jas lives on a farm with his father, a long distance trucker who is often away. One weekend while Jas is home alone, Jas finds a girl and an old lady hiding in the barn. Their hair is wild, their clothes are strange and they say they come from the forest. They […]

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Matti and Sami and the Three Biggest Mistakes in the Universe

Matti is 11 years old and dreams of a family vacation in his father’s native country, Finland. He manages to get what he wants by telling a whopping lie. But once they get there, Matti, his younger brother Sami and his parents find themselves without a place to stay, no money and no car in […]

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Meerkat Moonship

She is a multi-award winning South African writer and director. Her first short film Superhero debuted at the Durban International Film Festival and won two SAFTAs (South African Film and Television awards) for best Short Film and Best Cinematography. In 2013 she was the winner of Kevin Spacey’s prestigious Jameson First Shot competition where she […]

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Supa Modo

Nine-year-old Jo loves action films and dreams of being a superhero. Her biggest wish: to make a film and star in it. In her fantasy she can forget that she is terminally ill. When Jo’s sister can no longer bear seeing the cheerful girl spend her precious remaining time in bed, she encourages Jo to […]

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Pichku’s Dream

Pichku lives in a shabby slum in Delhi, with no running water or sewage system. People defecate out in the open on railway tracks. The 9-year-old- boy is shy and dreams of his own toilet, a quiet, clean and colorfully decorated place. He will follow his dreams and spare no effort to get a toilet […]

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The Pigeon

Yusuf is a youngster living with his sister and brother in one of Adana’s suburbs. On the roof of the house where they live, he passionately feeds and raises the pigeons bequeathed by his father. He has got a special bond with a female pigeon named Maverdi. His brother forces him to work and to […]

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The seen and the unseen

One day in a hospital room, Tantri (10 years old) realizes that she will not have a long time along with her twin brother, Tantra. Tantra’s brain weakens and he starts to lose his senses one by one. Tantra is now spending most of his time lying in the hospital room while Tantri has to […]

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The Skier

An antelope came for a shelter to the village. The villagers want to kill him as a sacrifice. Joulie, a little boy, has limit to save him until the Ski race in the evening. […]

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Treasure

Jacinta (6) guides us through the story of siblings Dylan (6), Andrea (11) and Lucas (2 and a half ) who arrive in a fishing community on Mexico’s Pacific coast to set off with their new local friends on a journey of discovery in search of long lost pirate loot left back by Francis Drake, […]

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