Baaba Maal Category: World Music A profile of the man and his music that captures all the color and grace of his Fulani culture. Baaba returns to his hometown in Senegal where the story of how he came to be a musician is revealed.
Amadou and Mariam Category: World Music Get down with Mali's blind couple of song, Amadou and Mariam, in this vibrant concert film recorded on a stormy night in one of Paris's most multicultural neighborhoods.
A Tribute to Ali Farka Toure Category: Documentaries This tribute to legendary musician Ali Farka Toure features a short documentary about the making of his last - and perhaps greatest - album "Savane," which was completed shortly before he died.
A Duty To Protect Category: Documentaries This film explores the complexity of war in the Democratic Republic of Congo and the issues confronted by girl soldiers including rape and sexual exploitation.
10 Gears of Change Category: Documentaries This humorous and warm film follows a group of eleven underprivileged men from rural South Africa as they achieve their cycling potential and discover a sense of pride in themselves and their future.
1 Giant Leap Category: World Music Excerpts from a 12-chapter musical documentary that captures a unique fusion of sound, image and the spoken word from some of the world's most influential artists and musicians.
Long Night's Journey Into Day Category: Documentaries Through four very personal stories, this film considers how South Africa's Truth and Reconciliation Commission attempted to confront and deal with the lasting wounds inflicted by apartheid.
World AIDS Day Category: News & Current Affairs HIV/AIDS affects us all. There are more than 40 million people living with HIV/AIDS all over the world. More than 11 million of those are aged between 15 and 24. Most don't know that they are carrying the virus.
Like A God When He Plays Category: World Music A musical journey through the magical island of Madagascar as an acolyte searches for his musical master who died in 1973. But in Madagascar no one truly dies, and a funeral can be a reunion.