Shorts: Home and Belonging

Runtime: 01:08:26
Available:: Mar 15, 2021 04:00
Until:: Mar 24, 2021 04:59

Short films about home, homelessness and belonging.

The Turn

The Turn

00:09:31

Ava has to overcome her prejudice with the help of Tarec, a homeless man who is parked in front of her house.

Iric

Iric

00:12:18

A homeless young man struggles to find his place in the world while trying to make sense of a traumatic childhood.

Baladi (My Country)

Baladi (My Country)

00:13:40

Gamal is a new immigrant who washes dishes at a diner in suburban New Jersey. Fritzie is a retired teacher and a recent widow. Both are lonely people experiencing uncharted emotional territory. Despite differences in age, race, religion and class, Gamal and Frieda forge an unlikely relationship that explores our universal need for connection and laughter. English and Arabic with English subtitles.

Gets Good Light

Gets Good Light

00:15:58

In near-term future America, the word “citizen” has come to define a narrower portion of the population, and elite corruption goes unchecked. A luxury condo in Brooklyn begins the day staged for an open house to lure wealthy buyers, but by night becomes a brief refuge for a family targeted by immigration enforcement.

Shattered: Beirut 6.07

Shattered: Beirut 6.07

00:16:59

Two months after the massive explosion that devastated Beirut, Carol Mansour explores the aftermath of the blast, talking to friends and exchanging reflections on what happened and its implications in candid unscripted messages with feelings of helplessness, frustration and overwhelming anger at the political class. Arabic with English subtitles.

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