Explore the 20th Anniversary edition
Find what you seek in unexpected places. WOW "Wales One World" Film Festival is a small festival from Wales that started 20 years ago. We curate eye-opening world cinema so you can experience the weird, wild, wonderful world we live in. The 2021 WOW Film Festival is all available online, and all free! Small is beautiful.
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We all need reasons to be cheerful right now! These are films that will leave you with a warm glow…
Longing to show your little ones the world? Looking for films that children and adults can all enjoy? We’ve chosen these films especially for you. So snuggle up on the sofa and enjoy!
We join March’s International Women’s Day celebrations every year by showcasing the best international female filmmakers. Nearly half the films in the 2021 programme are directed by women.
Strange Film for Strange Days
The climate emergency and the pandemic demand that we reset our lives, our relationships to one another and our attitudes to the natural world. They also have us talking about environmental and social justice more than ever. Come and be part of the “Green Screen” to join the conversation.
You won’t find anything else out there like these movies, so dive deep into the wild and mysterious depths of human experience. You’ll be richly rewarded with a glimpse of another world…
Celebrate Persian New Year, or Nowruz with a rare and beautiful selection of Iranian movies. Plus Q&As with Ehsan Khoshbakht and Elaheh Nobakht.
talks and events
Join guests from Laos, Iran, Japan, Saudi Arabia, Colombia, Germany, Canada, Wales and beyond! Q&As with female directors Shahad Ameen, Mattie Do and Suzanne Crocker, best-selling author Peter Wohlleben, curator/filmmaker Ehsan Khoshbakht and a family workshop with Japanese animator Chie Arai.
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