DOCU/SHORT

A Sacrifice

Year
2013
Country
UK, India
Duration
23’ ’
Director
Theo Hessing

Lhamo Kyab, a Tibetan nomad, escapes into exile in India, only to return secretly to Tibet on a symbolic journey to highlight his people's suffering. Meanwhile, 130 Tibetans have set themselves on fire inside Tibet. This film considers the implications of the sacrifices being committed by Tibetans in the name of freedom.

Production
Theo Hessing, +447799648005, theosimonhessing@gmail.com
Sales
Journeyman, www.journeyman.tv, Lucy Matthias
Director
Theo Hessing

Theo Hessing is a London-based documentary filmmaker and video journalist. He made his first documentary in 2011 while studying at the UK's National Film and Television School. Before working in documentary Theo worked as a researcher in the field of international development. Currently he is making short documentary features for the news media.

Filmography

The Cleaner (2011)

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Another Country
DOCU/SHORT
Another Country
Year
2014
Country
Russia
Director
Renato Borrayo Serrano
Duration
29’
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Notes from Liberia
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Notes from Liberia
Year
2015
Country
USA
Directors
Ryo Murakami, Judd Ehrlich
Duration
25’
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Nowhere Place
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Nowhere Place
Year
2014
Country
The Netherlands
Director
Susanne Opstal
Duration
27’
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I
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I
Year
2013
Country
The Netherlands
Director
Jona Honer
Duration
27’
DOCU/SHORT
Light and Shade
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Light and Shade
Year
2014
Country
Germany
Director
Daniel Andreas Sager
Duration
45’
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Post Maidan
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Post Maidan
Year
2014
Country
Ukraine
Director
Serhiy Andrushko
Duration
42’
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Bear
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Bear
Year
2014
Country
Germany
Director
Pascal Flörks
Duration
9’
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Hotel 22
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Hotel 22
Year
2014
Country
USA
Director
Elizabeth Lo
Duration
8’
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Maidan Everywhere
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Maidan Everywhere
Year
2015
Country
Ukraine
Director
Kateryna Gornostay
Duration
36’
DOCU/SHORT
Prisoners of Kanun
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Prisoners of Kanun
Year
2013
Country
Spain
Director
Roser Corella
Duration
30’
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Smile, and the World Will Smile Back
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Smile, and the World Will Smile Back
Year
2014
Country
Israel
Directors
Diaa, Shatha, Abdelkarim and Ahmad al-Haddad, Ehab Tarabieh, Yoav Gross
Duration
20’
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Starting Point
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Starting Point
Year
2014
Country
Poland
Director
Michał Szcześniak
Duration
25’
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The Doctor Leaves Last
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The Doctor Leaves Last
Year
2014
Country
Hungary, Ukraine
Director
Svitlana Shymko
Duration
26’
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The PE Teacher, Gold and the River
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The PE Teacher, Gold and the River
Year
2014
Country
Kyrgyzstan
Director
Amanbek Azhymat
Duration
28’
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This Place We Call Our Home
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This Place We Call Our Home
Year
2014
Country
Denmark
Directors
Thora Lorentzen, Sybilla Marie Tuxen
Duration
30’
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Werka
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Werka
Year
2014
Country
Poland
Director
Paweł Łoziński
Duration
40’
DOCU/SHORT
Where I Can’t Be Found
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Where I Can’t Be Found
Year
2014
Country
Poland, India
Director
Arjun Talwar
Duration
16’
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