THE PEOPLE’S FILM CLUB PRESENTS: ‘HOME’
Refuge is a multimedia project chronicling human stories from the European Refugee Crisis, focused on humanity and hope. Shot on location in Greece, January 2016.
★ Oksijan (Dir: Edward Watts, Live Action, 2017) www.vimeo.com/231779290
The incredible true story of a 7-year old Afghan refugee who was being smuggled to the UK in a refrigerated lorry when the oxygen inside began to run out.
★ The Island (Dir: Gabrielle Brady, Documentary, 2017)
Christmas Island, off the coast of Australia: here 50 million crabs make their slow and ancient migration, while thousands of people seeking asylum are indefinitely held in a high security detention facility. Poh Lin, a trauma counsellor living on the island, bears witness to the dramatic stories and decline of those being detained.
★ Flight (Dir: Laura Wadha, Documentary, 2017) www.vimeo.com/169785914
Two young sisters who arrive in Sweden having fled the war in Syria are becoming teenagers in a new world. They try to hold on to the fond memories of their once beautiful home while struggling to deal with the repercussions of growing up surrounded by war.
30/04/2018 - 8:30 pm
-Airline seat: £7.50 + Booking fees
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