Al Jazeera Selects celebrates the rise of the short documentary. It brings short films that combine dynamic storytelling and fresh perspectives to your screen. Each episode curates films from independent directors around the world to provide diverse lenses on a pressing global issue. This six part series covers: Sport, Women’s Rights, Activism, Drugs, Refugees and Journalism, showcasing beautiful short form film-making from around the world
Starting 6 July at 7:30 pm on Aljazeera Channel 50, Bolivia’s wrestling cholitas, escaping conflict through parkour in Gaza, and a cycling team in war torn Rwanda – three short films look at how sport can change lives.