Gender Blender: Dialogues of Hope

Gender Blender: Dialogues of Hope

Available on DVD

In this youth-driven documentary, gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered students at a high school in the town of Hope, British Columbia explore issues they face at their high school. The film project created a dialogue among students and the community as a step toward eliminating bullying.

i see the fear

i see the fear

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In 2004, visual artists joe average & jamie griffiths entered into a creative therapeutic photography process, to allow joe to explore his experience of living and coping with Lipoatrophy caused by antiretroviral drugs for HIV/AIDS.

In the Company of Fear

In the Company of Fear

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Colombia is notorious for its politics of fear. In the Company of Fear explores the power of non-violent resistance to oppose state terror, through the work of "Protective Accompaniment".

The Light of Family Burnam

The Light of Family Burnam

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In this short drama, a 10-year-old boy facing a terminal illness works to help his father move beyond grief and loss.

Mary, Mary: My Last Act of Love in the World

Mary, Mary: My Last Act of Love in the World

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Mary was an artist and teacher who lived for 12 years with a condition doctors called “palliative.” She recorded the process to share what she learned about the difference between the agony of death and the art of dying--a gift to those who live with terminal illness and loved ones who remain.

Return to Reichenbach

Return to Reichenbach

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Two women from opposite sides of Hitler's Third Reich meet in Toronto, years after the Second World War––one, a Jewish girl orphaned by the regime, the other possibly the Nazi guard who protected her.

Slingshot

Slingshot

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Two lone figures meet in a desolate landscape. One, an Afghan boy, is there to bury his family, killed in a massacre. The other, a soldier, wounded physically and spiritually from too much killing, who struggles with his basest instincts to move toward healing.

Too Close for Comfort

Too Close for Comfort

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Too Close…for Comfort is a short drama, the first film to tackle homophobia as it affects people with HIV infection and AIDS.

Umbra

Umbra

A young inventor who is deathly afraid of the dark misses the finale late-night bus. Left behind on the edge of the forest, he desperately tries to keep the darkness at bay...but everything goes wrong.