The 11th annual Wales One World events aims to bring the most exciting new cinema from around the world to Wales, with a particular focus on independent work. It opens with the Welsh premiere of 1928 Russian classic Turksib, accompanied by a specially composed soundtrack. The festival includes opportunities to meet the people behind the films, including panel discussions and audience Q&As.

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The Forgotten Space
The Forgotten Space
Film essay documenting fishermen's working conditions and sea trade.
Where Do We Go Now?
Where Do We Go Now?
A group of Lebanese women try to ease religious tensions between Christians and Muslims in their village.
Position Among The Stars
Position Among The Stars
The effects of globalisation in Indonesia’s rapidly changing society ripple into the life of a poor Christian woman living in the slums of Jakarta with her Muslim sons and teenage granddaughter.
Tales Of The Night
Tales Of The Night
Enchanting, magical tales told using silhouette animation and screened in 3D.
Breathing
Breathing
A troubled young man on day release from prison takes a job in a morgue and is inspired to go looking for the mother who abandoned him as a baby.
Acacias
Acacias
A truck driver agrees to transport a woman and her baby, not anticipating the change it may bring to his quiet life.
This Is Not A Film
This Is Not A Film
Jafar Panahi's postcard from Iran.
Surviving Life
Surviving Life
Eugene prefers a life of dreams to everyday reality in surrealist animator Jan Švankmajer's extension of one of his own dreams.
Amigo
Amigo
Set during the American-Philippine war as the head of a bario has to answer to both the Americans and the Filipino patriots, with deadly consequences.
Unearthing The Pen
Unearthing The Pen
A bold young Karimojong boy digs in the ground to unearth a curse his tribal elders once put on education.
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