Section

International Films

Narrative Features, International Films

Spotlight Film – Go Back to China

Film

Spotlight Film – Go Back to China

Directed by Emily Ting
When spoiled rich girl Sasha Li blows through most of her trust fund, she is cut off by…
Shorts Programs, International Films

Kid’s Shorts Program

Program

Kid’s Shorts Program

The High Falls Women's Film Festival is proud to host a FREE special screening of the Rochester International…
Documentary Features, International Films, Post-screening Q&As

Nowhere – with Q&A

Film

Nowhere – with Q&A

Directed by NATALIE HALLA
When fleeing from the war with the Red Khmer, eight-year-old Ngoc manages to survive a three week boat…
Shorts Programs, International Films

Shorts Program 1 – Understanding the World

Program

Shorts Program 1 – Understanding the World

Films that explore the lives and challenges of people from around the world
Shorts Programs, International Films

Shorts Program 2 – Finding Yourself

Program

Shorts Program 2 – Finding Yourself

Stories of characters overcoming obstacles and discovering what is important in their lives
Narrative Features, International Films, Post-screening Q&As

Show Me What You Got – with director Q&A

Film

Show Me What You Got – with director Q&A

Directed by Svetlana Cvetko
An undeniable spark during a chance meeting leads Christine, Nassim, and Marcello to learn the profound effect strangers…
Narrative Features, International Films, Post-screening Q&As

Snaeland – with director Q&A

Film

Snaeland – with director Q&A

Directed by Lise Raven
When disgraced German journalist Fred Haas goes to a small Icelandic fishing village, he stumbles upon the tabloid…
Documentary Features, International Films, Post-screening Q&As

The Condor & The Eagle – with Q&A

Film

The Condor & The Eagle – with Q&A

Directed by Clement Guerra, Sophie Guerra
Four Indigenous environmental leaders embark on an extraordinary trans-continental adventure from the Canadian plains to deep into the…
Narrative Features, International Films

The Day I Lost My Shadow

Film

The Day I Lost My Shadow

Directed by Soudade Kaadan
A breathtaking Syrian movie following Sana, torn between the love for her son and a war nobody wants.
Narrative Features, International Films, Post-screening Q&As

Under Construction – with director Q&A

Film

Under Construction – with director Q&A

Directed by Rubaiyat Hossain
A modern Muslim woman struggles to find herself in the sprawl of urban Bangladesh.
Documentary Features, International Films

We Are Not Princesses

Film

We Are Not Princesses

Directed by Bridgette Auger, Itab Azzam
Four Syrian refugee women find the strength to face the greatest of tragedies by embracing an unlikely role…