Showing 1 - 10 of 25 titles with a criteria of Subject is Exile
Syrian brothers Adel and Hadi Bakkour take to the streets of Rio de Janeiro to fight for democracy in the country where they found refuge.
Pragda Films | 2021 | 83 minutes
More than half a century ago, many Basques left Spain to look for a better life working as sheepherders in the American West. In Amerikanuak, Nacho Reig looks at the lives of some of the last remaining Basque sheepherders in the United States.
Pragda Films | 2011 | 92 minutes
Three Afghan singers fight for women’s rights through music, despite death threats in a patriarchal society.
First Hand Films | 2023 | 90 minutes
Using stories, batucadas, and songs, Diaspora Drums addresses a political and cultural vision embedded in the course of two African drums and their ramifications in Brazil.
Pragda Films | 2021 | 75 minutes
Diego, an Afro-Colombian musician, leaves his family behind on the Pacific Coast of Colombia, and endures a solitary life as an undocumented immigrant and a minimum wage job at a cemetery all to become an ambassador of his music and culture in NY.
Pragda Films | 2020 | 88 minutes
An urgent and necessary film to understand one of the most tragic chapters in contemporary history; the migratory crisis taking place across the Mediterranean Sea in search for European shores.
Pragda Films | 2020 | 81 minutes
An exiled family in Texas can only meet family still living in Iran via the Haj in Mecca, meeting or the first time in a small hotel room after nearly two decades.
First Hand Films | 2005 | 90 minutes
A war documentary in which cameras and weapons merge to talk about young Brazilians so eager for war that they leave their now peaceful country to find it.
Pragda Films | 2019 | 83 minutes
After 13 years in Guantánamo, Muhammad starts a new life in Uruguay. He’ll get a home and welfare for two years, then be on his own.
Pragda Films | 2019 | 54 minutes
An investigation into the persistence of silence as a tool to erase memory in Brazil.
Pragda Films | 2019 | 90 minutes