Shorts that examine the impact of the most significant current events facing our modern world.
In this program
Digging for Life
When a young Cameroonian man attempts to pursue the dream of a better life in post-apartheid South Africa, he instead finds himself trapped as a slave in Angola.
Arabic, English & French
After being estranged from his family for his homosexuality, a young Arab man navigates his solitude while attempting to reconnect with his mother.
A quarter-century after the Rwandan genocide took nearly a million lives, the orphans left behind have become the symbol of the country's reconstruction.
Two women healthcare workers fight to thwart the spread of starvation against the backdrop of a forgotten war in Yemen.
Three Songs for Benazir
Elizabeth Mirzaei & Gulistan Mirzaei
Shaista, newly married to Benazir and living in a camp for displaced persons in Kabul, struggles to balance his dreams of being the first from his tribe to join the Afghan National Army with the responsibilities of starting a family.