The Heart of Matters (Public 1)

77 minutes14AAges 10- 11Grades 5- 6

Families come in all shapes and sizes, but one thing is universal: each member plays an important role in supporting the others. They try to solve problems for one another and support each other in difficult times. Each protagonist in this programme demonstrates this important quality.

Intro and Q&A with Jocelyn Flores, director of Chalk, on April 10

Intro and Q&A with Alex Camilleri, director of Prickly Pear, Jocelyn Flores, director of Chalk, and Ella Smith, director of MDUDU BOY, on April 13

Intro and Q&A with Alex Camilleri, director of Prickly Pear, Jocelyn Flores, director of Chalk, Ella Smith, director of MDUDU BOY, and Haya Waseem, director of Shahzad, on April 14 & 16

Content Advisory: deceased siblings and parents discussed, young boy tries to buy cigarettes, presence of alcohol, financial hardships discussed

FamilyMental HealthAcceptanceGender, Sexuality + Identity