Narrative Shorts: Immigrants & Refugees

Narrative Shorts: Immigrants & Refugees

104 minutes

A selection of tales from different countries that speak to our universal connections.

Family

25 minutes
Afrikaans & French
Catherine Cosme
2018

Lisa gives refuge to a Somalian family, but the limits of her benevolence are tested because of difficulties in communicating.

Belgium/France
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Harbor

25 minutes
French
Paul Marques Duarte
2018

Adèle lets a young migrant board a ferry with her class trip, but she doesn't fully comprehend the consequences of her gesture.

France
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Passage

5 minutes
No Dialogue
Asavari Kumar
2019

An Indian girl revisits her immigration journey and voyages through an emotional landscape of memory.

U.S.
This film is playing as a part of

Song Sparrow

12 minutes
No Dialogue
Farzaneh Omidvarnia
2019

Dreaming of better lives, refugees have no choice but to risk everything in an attempt to find a place they can call home.

Denmark/Iran
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Traces of Little Feet

18 minutes
Arabic & German
Murad Atshan
2019

Amir and his mother arrived in Germany as refugees from Syria one year ago, but the difficult journey has had lasting effects on life in their new country.

Germany
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