A special selection of migration-related features and shorts, available to screen at reduced rates for Refugee Week. Includes resources for post-screening activities for audiences of all ages. Moving Worlds is curated by Counterpoints Arts and Highlight Arts: www.movingworlds.info
Refugee Week on BFI Player
A collection of films compiled by BFI and Counterpoints Arts that explore refugee experiences in the past and present and across different parts of the world. Note that these films are for home viewing only: www.player.bfi.org.uk/collections/refugee-week
Films for Children and Young People
Visit our Educational Videos page for short films about refugees aimed at children and young people
Online Shorts: Introducing the Issues
When You Don’t Exist is Amnesty International’s campaign for the human rights of migrants, refugees and asylum-seekers in Europe and at its borders.
Studies suggest it takes four minutes of direct eye contact for strangers to fall in love. So Amnesty International decided to conduct a simple experiment: refugees and Europeans sat across from each other and looked each other in the eyes. Watch and see what happens next.
A short documentary from Amnesty International, made by Tomo Brody, in the refugee camp in Calais featuring a sample of 65 different testimonies from men, women and children from seven different countries.
A young girl’s life gets turned upside-down in this tragic second a day video from Save the Children.
A short documentary by Hogar Salim and Lucy Hurst profiling three young male asylum seekers and refugees living in the UK who have journeyed across the world, escaping war and persecution. Winner of the University of Wolverhampton 2017 Film Of The Year award.
Introducing Refugee Week
A short promotional film introducing what Refugee Week is and why it is important, produced by our partners British Red Cross in 2012.