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The Spaces Between Us (Canada) 2016: Created by Salima Stanley-Bhanji, Richard Blais, Danielle Carruthers, Nicole Neve and Christine Jensen for Humainologie (2:45)
The silent elevator ride. The look the other way. The strangers we'll never meet. An exploration of why we carve out these spaces between us.
under an umbrella we met - Trailer (Canada) 2015: Created by Salima Stanley-Bhanji and Eduardo Bunster for Humainologie (1:20)
An introduction to Humainologie’s inaugural exhibit
under an umbrella we met - Nazeer (Jordan) 2015: Created by Salima Stanley-Bhanji and Eduardo Bunster for Humainologie (5:46)
Meet a young Syrian man who fled to Jordan to escape the war, guitar in hand.
under an umbrella we met - Saidur (Bangladesh) 2015: Created by Salima Stanley-Bhanji, Eduardo Bunster and Nicole Neve for Humainologie (4:33)
Meet a Bangladeshi rickshaw driver raising his daughter in one of the many slums of Dhaka.
under an umbrella we met - Mina (Canada) 2016: Created by Salima Stanley-Bhanji, Richard Blais and Eduardo Bunster for Humainologie (6:37)
Meet a Calgarian finding balance in life while wearing many hats
Can You See Me? (Canada) 2016: Created by Salima Stanley-Bhanji and Richard Blais (1:00)
Preview of an upcoming series of short documentary films, “Can you see me?” about dissolving the barriers between us through openness, awareness, understanding and communication.
The Other Pair (Egypt) 2015: Directed by Sarah Rozik (6:24)
A train station, two boys and the shoe that connects them.
Nowhere Line - Voices from Manus Island (Australia) 2015: Directed by Lukas Schrank (15:16)
An animated film depicting interviews of two men detained in Australia's notorious Manus Island Offshore Processing Centre.
Mankind is No Island (Australia) 2008: Directed by Jason van Genderen (3:30)
Sydney. New York. Two global cities with big hearts broken.
I'll Wait for The Next One (France) 2002: Directed by Philippe Orreindy (4:32)
A man searching for love on a metro inspires a woman to take a chance.
A Journey of a Thousand Miles: Peacekeepers – The Trailer (Bangladesh) 2015: Directed by Geeta Gandbhir and Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy (2:41)
The story of Bangladeshi women who travel overseas to be part of the UN Peacekeeping force, defying stereotypes of Muslim women.
Blue (USA) 2012: Directed by Amy Kate Wolf (3:36)
An animated short where a young man, born invisible, paints himself blue so that he can be seen.
Spasibo (Thank You) (Russia) 2015: Directed by Anaïs Sartini (12:00)
Clément, a French actor, goes to Saint Petersburg only to realize he has disappeared: nobody can hear him and see him.
People of Nowhere (Greece) 2015: Directed by Lior Sperandeo (2:00)
Filmed on the Greek island of Lesvos the film provides a human perspective on the Syrian refugees fleeing to Europe.
BONUS: First Kiss (USA) 2014: Directed by Tatia Pilieva (3:28)
Twenty strangers are asked to kiss.
We Are Humainologie (Canada) 2016: Created by Salima Stanley-Bhanji, Richard Blais, Danielle Carruthers, Nicole Neve and Christine Jensen for Humainologie (3:50)
Introducing Humainologie with a look at why connection matters.
Total runtime: 1:19:18