Festival Programme

Films by Strand

Political States

Films in this collection highlight the story of a woman who became one of the most powerful leaders in modern politics, delve into the alarming world of Trump’s notorious (and now disgraced) ‘fixer’, and explore stories of political power, documenting history and exposing the roots of our current geopolitical climate.

See also Reality and Hello Dankness

Beyond Utopia

Madeleine Gavin

In this astonishing, edge-of-the-seat chronicle, the camera follows audacious, high-risk quests to escape from North Korea, and the man who plans them, with a rare intimacy and emotional power.