The Art Star And The Sudanese Twins - Artist Vanessa Beecroft wants to adopt orphaned twins. For sixteen months, she exposes the truth about her life - her creative process, her struggle with depression, her volatile relationship with her husband, and her love for the twins. Directed by Pietra Brettkelly.
A strange tale of an egotistical art star whose own art is worthy of a doco, and the uncomfortable and obsessive relationship she develops with the developing world via two African children she wishes to adopt. (From the USA) (Documentary)
Flashback on Tales from a Suitcase - Karima Haroon is an exuberant young woman from Afghanistan who arrived in Australia in 1999 as a refugee. Tragic circumstances have forced her to take charge and care of her entire family.
Based on the vibrant true story of a young girl from the streets of rural Uganda whose world rapidly changes when she is introduced to the game of chess, and, as a result of the support she receives from her family and community, is instilled with the confidence and determination she needs to pursue her dream of becoming an international chess champion.