Michael Yuanhao Deng - 17, Claude Haoda Lv - 17, Ranran Hu - 17 China
Dispatched from Minzu University of China in Beijing, Tibetan college girl Qumai taught Mandarin at the Ranti School, where she encountered a seven-year-old boy named Dan Tong, who had grown up without his parents. Could Qu's compassion and knowledge give Dan Tong a new perspective on his small world?
Spencer Zimmerman - 20, Calvin A. Jay - 22, Manan Sachdeva - 19, Rachel Lam - 20 Canada
During the height of the Second World War, a Jewish woman counts down the moments as her apartment complex is raided by German soldiers. Her fate takes an unlikely turn when the soldier who comes to arrest her is tied to her past.
One in Thirty: The Story of Henry Oster
Gracie Sandman - 13, India Spencer - 13, Stephanie Cho - 15, Juliet Weiner - 15 California
Personal testimony and animation bring alive a Holocaust survivor’s story, one of thirty boys under the age of 18 to survive a concentration camp. Based on the true story of Henry Oster and produced by The Righteous Conversations Project, a collaboration of Holocaust Survivors and teens.
Carol is a seven-year-old girl that faces the challenges of being a refugee in a new country with her family. Not knowing the language, customs, and a new culture of this foreign land, she embarks on a hard and difficult journey that will forever change her perspective in life. A swimming test.
In this tender and courageous short doc, Julia Cockney shares the impact of, at 7 years old, being denied the presence of her mom and dad, and growing up in a Residential School. Now as an adult, her heart is finding it's way home.