Around the World

Around the World  {Around the World}
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Around the World
Around the World
114 Minute Running Time
Additional Countries: Belgium, Spain, Sweden USA
Program: Around the World

The world is immense and at the same time incredibly small. These brilliant shorts explore the interconnectness of it all, and examine—as the current phase in vogue has it—the root causes of our problems.


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A Hell of Fishing (Une Peche D'enfer )   

A Hell of Fishing (Une Peche D'enfer )
Belgium, 2006, 24 min.
This trenchant documentary traces the decimation of a Senagalese fishery to global explotation of the world’s resources by wealthy corporations.... more



Angel's Fire (Fuego De Angel)   

Angel's Fire (Fuego De Angel)
Spain, 2006, 13 min.
Eight-year-old Angel works in a brick factory all day long in his village in Peru near Lake Titicaca. This documentary depicts the forced labor of children and the poverty and despair that leads parents into abuse.... more



Ha Ha Ha America   

Ha Ha Ha America
USA, 2006, 16 min.
A translated harangue from China to the USA that laughs at our missteps.... more



Kibera Kid   

Kibera Kid
USA, 2006, 12 min.
Otieno, a 12-year-old orphan lives in Kibera, one of the world’s largest slums. He hangs out with a gang, and steals to survive. Enraged by the theft of a cell phone, a mob tries to kill Otieno and a rival gang member saves him. Will Otieno follow his gang’s orders and attack the man who saved his ... more



MatÌas   

MatÌas
USA, 2005, 23 min.
MatÌas retraces the journey of MatÌas Juan GarcÌa Zavaleta, a Mexican migrant who died trying to cross the border into the United States. It is told by those who loved MatÌas most- his mother and father, his widow, and his little brother who held him as he died.... more



Never an Absolution (Aldrig en absolution)   

Never an Absolution (Aldrig en absolution)
Sweden, 2006, 18 min.
One day a police officer arrives at a school, investigating a murder. Dijo, an eleven-year-old orphaned refugee from the Congo, is identified as a witness. However, he is not simply a witness...... more



United Nations of Hip Hop   

United Nations of Hip Hop
2005, 10 min.
A documentary about hip hop and globalization in Senegal, West Africa. MCs rap about African debt dependency, Islam, unemployment and poverty while startling footage of Tupac murals, mosques, and barefooted b-boys is set to a powerful soundtrack of hip hop protest songs.... more



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