Peace Film Festival Shorts Program #1

Peace Film Festival Shorts Program #1

Q&A with Director Pascal Gelinas following the conclusion of the last film.

Films Included

The Fence  (Short Documentary, India, 9 min) - Directed by Warren Periera

"Short film that examines the controversial fence in Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve that divides wildlife from humankind."

 

The Slum Dwellers  (Short Documentary, USA/Kenya, 7 min) - Directed by Gabriel Diamond

"Jockin, from the slums of Indian, came up with an idea to organize those marginalized to improve conditions for themselves and their communities. It's like a Slum Dwellers union. Now they are in over 30 countries. Here's how it looks in Kenya." In English and Swahili with subtitles

 

Ichiro and the Wave  (Short Documentary, Indonesia/Singapore/USA, 11 min) - Directed by Isaac Kerlow

"Ichiro was fishing near the coast of Banda Aceh, Indonesia, when the 2004 tsunami struck his boat. Stranded on an island during the devastation he wondered if he would ever see his family again." In Indonesian with subtitles

 

A Bridge Between Two Worlds  (Short Documentary, Canada, 51 min) - Directed by Pascal Gelinas

"Muslim and Catholic farmers, on the Island of Flores, Indonesia, wage a battle to defeat their poverty and to enhance their environment, initiated by Gilles Raymond, a Canadian volunteer from Québec with the support of North American and European families." 

Technical Information

Run Time: 78 mins
Format: Digital