Viewfinder

About the show

Viewfinder – Fresh perspectives through the lens of local filmmakers around the globe. This documentary series is a unique, long-term project showcasing independent filmmaking talent from around the globe. The films focus on the power of storytelling to provide a deeper insight into the impact of global events on local communities. These are stories brought to you through the experiences of those on the front lines of a rapidly changing world.


A bouncing bus full of inspiration and energy is taking a message of ecological awareness to rural...

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A mother’s struggle to escape the violent exploitation of living on the streets of Bolivia for the sake of her son.

Across Mexico, older women are dancing to defy the heartache of loneliness and the pain of lost youth.

As foreign troops withdraw from Afghanistan, one young Afghan photographer has finally found a way to flee the country.

Desperate to escape a life of poverty, 11-year-old Tian Tian prepares to try out for China’s biggest soccer academy.

A young reporter dares to cover press freedom in one of the world’s most dangerous places for journalists – Sri Lanka.