Films About Radical Empathy

Films About Radical Empathy

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Day 3, One Day Pass
Miniflix Presents: Women In Film Festival (WIFF)

Here for a good time, not a long time? This pass is for you. Choose daily from the subjects most valuable to you–watch new films and exclusive interviews from our slate of women in film.

Day 3 explores the theme of “Radical Emapthy.” In life, when we are faced with obstacles - how do we respond? The women behind these films ask their audiences to withhold snap judgements as they watch characters navigate difficult circumstances.

Films About Radical Empathy

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  • WIFF Trailer 2020

    Miniflix Presents: Women In Film Festival (WIFF)

    With access to 40 incredible films — but not just any films. Each one was written, directed, or produced by a different woman in the industry. That comes in at just over a dollar per film. It’s like the Redbox days but better. Because you’ll also ...

  • Parvaneh

    Parvaneh is a young Afghan immigrant who recently arrived at a transit centre for asylum seekers in the Swiss Alps. The only things she has got to know yet are the rural area surrounding the centre and the centre itself.

  • Non-Disclosure

    In a world in which gender roles are reversed, a young male producer has to decide what to do when assaulted by his powerful female boss.

  • Mad

    Madeleine, a war journalist, is reporting in an armed conflict zone. One evening, Mazen, a citizen reporter, bursts into the hiding place where she works.

  • Le Papier - The Paper

    For the third time, a woman returns to see her employment counselor, in order to obtain the paper allowing her to unlock her bank account.

  • 8 Coups (8 Shots)

    Sami and Axel live in the same housing project. Sami tries hard to create a happy, playful environment for his little girl to grow up in. Axel is a trickster, in his work and private life. Sami and Axel are neighbors. They don't know each other. Until one fateful morning...

  • Hyménée

    Right after their wedding, a young couple has to discover love for the first time. The weight of tradition on their wedding night makes the first step painful, frightening, exciting and violent at the same time. The young wife knows neither the sexual act nor the man she just got married with. Cl...

  • Delphine

    Delphine, a caustic portrait of power dynamics in our society, describes the journey of a young Lebanese girl who, in her own way, rises up against the intimidation she was subjected to as a child. Delphine is an ode to childhood, but also an examination of the wounds it can cause.

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  • Mahalia Melts In The Rain

    Mahalia, a timid 9-year-old black girl, feels different from the other girls in her ballet class. Hoping to boost her confidence, her mother brings her to the hair salon to get her hair straightened for the very first time.

  • Dream With One Eye Open

    Dream With One Eye Open centers on a special artist named Sylvia who was diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) at the age of 3. She connects with the world through art, especially in drawing characters with only one eye. Art has become the key to unlocking the door between Sylvia, a girl ...

  • Your Pizza is Outside

    An incel blames his problems on a Tinder match while ordering Papa John's for delivery.

    2019 New Orleans Film Festival Official Selection
    2020 Indie Grits Official Selection