Shorts That Document
Giving a voice to courageous humans from all walks of life.
OLDER THAN TREES
South Africa, 2023, 20 mins.
DIRECTOR: Pippa Ehrlich
James Lea’s love for sharks turns into a mission to save them from the devastating shark fin trade, driven by heartbreak and determination.
I AM MORE DANGEROUS DEAD
USA, Nigeria, 2022, 24 mins.
DIRECTOR: Majiye Uchibeke
A poetic homage to Ken Saro-Wiwa, executed for environmental activism, commemorates his courage in opposing oil-related environmental destruction in Ogoni
USA, 2022, 15 mins.
DIRECTOR: Samantha Sanders
Over the intense Chicago winter, Deirdre, Helen, and Jennifer bond as they swim through snow and ice, finding salvation and friendship despite their struggles.
THE SYRIAN COSMONAUT
Turkey, 2022, 13 mins.
DIRECTOR: Charles Emir Richards
Muhammed Faris, Syria's first astronaut, flees his homeland due to his vision for a free Syria, making him a target.
STONEWALL POSTAL ACTION NETWORK
UK, 2023, 12 mins.
DIRECTOR: Sarah Elizabeth Drummond
Explore the story of Austin Allen's activism and letter writing campaign as he contemplates his legacy from his new home.