Living in No Man's Land Category: Documentaries In this film, a group of Afghan refugees struggle to provide a basic education for their children and eke out an existence in "No Man's Land" - a group of small islands in the river which forms the border between Afghanistan and Tajikistan.
Miriam Makeba Category: World Music South African singer Miriam Makeba recounts the trials, tribulations and triumphs of her long career. The film also documents past and recent performances showing the diva to be still in fine voice.
Main Street, USA Category: Documentaries This verite-style film follows a cybercar across the U.S. as it presents clips from videos shot at Ground Zero, Afghanistan and Iraq to communities large and small.
Mabo: Life of an Island Man Category: Documentaries The story of aboriginal Australian Eddie Koiki Mabo and his struggle for land ownership rights, and how that claim grew into a case that changed indigenous rights in Australia.
Lost for Words Category: Documentaries This documentary observes four people in their daily battle with stuttering, a speech impediment that affects an estimated 60 million people worldwide.
Loon Dreaming Category: Documentaries The artistry of Iriz PÃ¤Ã¤bo and her creative digital technology are mixed together in this animated film short about the world of a spectacular bird-- the loon.