TORONTO INTL FILM FESTIVAL

From September 5th to September 15th

Contemporary World Cinema

MADE IN BANGLADESH

Rubaiyat Hossain

Shimu, 23, works in a clothing factory in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Faced with difficult conditions at work, she decides to start a union with her co-workers.

Despite threats from the management and disapproval of her husband, Shimu is (...)

YOU WILL DIE AT TWENTY

Amjad Abu Alala

Sudan, province of Aljazira, nowadays - When Muzamil was born, a prophecy by the holy man of the village predicts that he will die when he is 20 years old. Muzamil’s father cannot stand the doom and
travels away from home. Sakina, as a (...)

Wavelengths

FIRE WILL COME

Oliver Laxe

Amador Coro has been condemned for having provoked a fire. When he gets out of prison, nobody is waiting for him. He returns to his home town, a small village hidden in the mountains of rural Galicia, to live with his mother, Benedicta, and their three (...)