A Year of Hope 2017
1h 24min | Documentary | 18 November 2017 (Netherlands)
A Year of Hope is about life on the streets of Manila. You will hear the horrible stories of Pablo, Justin, and some of the other boys. Thankfully their lives change during their year in Stairway Foundation. It’s an NGO located on an island in the Philippines far away from Manila. They’re there to get a proper education, eat nutritious food, have fun, and be introduced to new things. But sadly even in a place like Stairway, the gruesome streets of Manila are still lurking in the backs of the children’s minds.
Please Don’t Save Me 2020
Nareul guhaji maseyo (original title)
1h 33min | Drama | 10 September 2020 (South Korea)
After Seon Yu’s father committed suicide leaving behind a large sum of debt for them, Mother and 12-year-old Seon Yu move to a new place to have new start. After transferring to a new school there, she gets a lot of attention from prankster Jeong Guk. Will Jeong Guk be able to Seon Yu from the depression she’s in?
Too Far Away 2019
Zu weit weg (original title)
1h 29min | Drama, Family | 11 October 2019 (Germany)
12yo Ben and his family have to leave their village due to the lignite mining in the western region of Germany. Ben has trouble fitting in his new school and equally new soccer club, while his old friends are already moving on. Then Tariq, a young Syrian, is seated next to him in school, and the two teenagers slowly bond over their shared interests – and shared losses.