As a result of man-made and natural catastrophes, there are an estimated 27 million Internally Displaced Persons worldwide, spread over 52 countries.
In the process of recovery, it is not only the body that needs strengthening with food and water but also the mind and spirit. This organization is grounded in the belief that culture is a fundamental human need that holds within it a massive potential for changing society and people by bringing hope and understanding.
Cinema has the capacity to transcend age, gender, race, language, nationality and social status. Films engage, inform and educate. They raise social issues and make the audience question their own opinions about the world, its people and its politics. Movies turn lives around, inspire people to overcome obstacles, stimulate creativity, provide role models, and broaden horizons, all while providing an entertaining diversion from the often difficult realities of everyday life.