On his 30th birthday, Tom Fassaert receives a mysterious invitation from his 95-year old grandmother Marianne.
Three brothers set out on a very special trip together. Motivated by the classic surfer's relentless quest for the perfect wave, they travel to the remote Norwegian island Bear Island.
In Yiwu, the world’s largest market fills the shelves of discount chains around the world with electric Santa dolls, copies of Kate Middleton’s engagement ring and ear-wrecking vuvuzelas. But the recipe for success isn’t working anymore. China is getting more expensive, and its army of migrant workers require higher wages to make ends meet.
Drawn by the allure of this enigmatic kingdom, four veteran athletes attempt an unprecedented human-powered, border-to-border crossing of Bhutan, hoping to experience Bhutan's policy of "GNH" first hand.
ExtraOrdinary looks at the persecution of skaters in the USA and follows seven young men for whom skating is a lifeline amongst the chaos of drugs, gangs and violence in the streets of Compton.
Fifty years after the iconic first Trip, Ken Kesey's son Zane took the Furthur Bus - and his father's legacy - back on the road, for its longest running tour in history. Armed with a new band of Merry Pranksters, the Furthur bus traveled over 15,000 miles in 75 days, riding into music festivals, community events, tribal gatherings and national landmarks, reestablishing itself as a symbol of radical self-expression and cultural revolution all across the country.
A documentary about the challenges and triumphs of female big wave surfers fighting sexism in the water, in competition, in the media and in the surf industry with the support of a closely-knit community of like-minded women.
Legendary master filmmaker Werner Herzog (Grizzly Man, Cave of Forgotten Dreams) examines the past, present and constantly evolving future of the Internet.
Marijuana Australiana is a rambunctious, intelligent and timely documentary about the history of cannabis culture in Australia. Mullumbimby-based Richard Baron’s informative and often funny film takes us to the nation’s cannabis capital, Nimbin. A must-see!
The Gauchos del Mar have the goal of surfing a world-class wave never ridden before at the Cape San Diego Lighthouse, Tierra Del Fuego.They document the region and decide to share their message of environmentalism, avoiding consumerism and living simply in order to protect Península Mitre forever!
Few things on Earth are as miraculous and vital as seeds. Worshipped and treasured since the dawn of humankind. SEED: The Untold Story follows passionate seed keepers protecting our 12,000 year-old food legacy.
Sonic Sea is a 60-minute documentary about the impact of industrial and military ocean noise on whales and other marine life. It tells the story of Ken Balcomb, a former U.S. Navy officer who solved a tragic mystery involving a mass stranding of whales in the Bahamas, and changed the way we understand our impact on the ocean.
This is a film that captures and celebrates the ‘Eureka Stockade’ of our time and the social movement that led to it. After drilling fifty wells virtually under the radar, in 2010 the CSG industry arrived unannounced to drill an exploratory well in a peaceful farming community in the Northern Rivers.
Aisholopan, a 13-year-old girl, trains to become the first female in twelve generations of her Kazakh family to become an eagle hunter, and rises to the pinnacle of a tradition that has been handed down from father to son for centuries.
Cellist Yo-Yo Ma and other international artists of The Silk Road Project discuss their philosophies on music and culture.
1971, the Los Angeles performance art scene is flourishing and among them all, Bob Parks: an energetic young artist from the UK, living with his beautiful and interesting San Fransiscan wife, Myriam Morales. Life is perfect, for a time.
Community Centre: Thursday 17 - 5:00pm A documentary about Terra Preta, Mars and Poo. Terra Preta is the most fertile soil on this earth, a hermetic secret held by the tribes of the tropical rainforests of the Amazon which transforms meagre tropical soil with permanently fertile earth.
Filmmaker Sébastien Roger De Nuñez discovers Argentina through its music. A country where music is more than just art, it's a way of life.