Docs For Kids

One World doesn’t ignore the youngest filmgoers and this category is for them. Short, dubbed films introduce children to their peers from around the world. This year, they will see how children live in Nigeria, India, Azerbaijan, and, as has become traditional, Europe’s northern countries. Specific stories will help them to think about and discuss current themes, such as bullying, poverty, social networks, and the environment. The films are a part of the afternoon screenings for schools, and they may also be seen during the Screenings for Parents and Children or the Relaxed Screenings.

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Films in category Docs For Kids


Rosalie sits in her room and talks about why she sometimes doesn't feel safe even at home. She has been bullied at school and online and is struggling with the consequences.

Bird Boy

Twelve-year-old Reshat lives in the dismal landscape of Azerbaijan's oil fields. But when he looks up, he sees beautiful birds flying freely above him, on the way to heaven, where Reshat's beloved father went a year ago.

Karla & Nordahl

Six-year-old Karla is a bright and well-spoken girl. Although younger than her brother Nordahl, she must help her sibling more than normal. Nordahl suffers from epilepsy and learning difficulties.

Lost and Found

Kamal Hussein works at a refugee camp in Bangladesh, where hundreds of thousands of persecuted Rohingya refugees have found shelter. Kamal himself escaped from Myanmar under dramatic circumstances, and now he is helping families who have lost their children in the large camp.

My Letter to the Oilmen

Papilou often visits his father, who lives near a dangerous oil spill leaking from the Shell refinery. The accident has already killed his six-year-old brother, and Papilou therefore boldly decides to write a letter to the oilmen.


Ali Khan, 16, has one of the most dangerous jobs in the world. He hunts poisonous snakes. Every hunt is risky, but without it he would not be able to feed his large family.


Tim is 18 and has millions of Instagram followers. Sometimes he intersperses funny memes with more serious posts on depression. He also hopes to help people who are dealing with coming out.

Winter Lake

13-year-old Emika and her cousin Antti like to camp together under a tent, especially in winter. "All you need is a good tent, a sleeping bag and warm clothes," she says about her original hobby.

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