A documentary film list about social change.

Films with the Arab Spring tag:

In Tahrir Square: 18 Days of Egypt's Unfinished Revolution [2012]

Egypt Arab Spring

With footage shot in the center of Egypt's Tahrir Square from the beginning of the battles to the climax of the celebration, audiences experience first-hand the people-powered revolt that brought down a dictator and changed Egypt forever.




Occupy Love [2013]

Occupy Canada Arab Spring

Velcrow Ripper travels to history-making hot spots, asking the question, 'How can crisis create a love story?' Scenes include the Egyptian revolution in Tahrir Square, Spain's Indignado movement, Occupy Wall Street NYC, The Maple Spring in Quebec, and indigenous activists at the Alberta Tar Sands. Woven throughout is a deep exploration on the meaning and importance of 'public love' - the love of humanity, the love of the planet.




The Square [2013]

Egypt Arab Spring Revolution

The Square looks at the hard realities faced day-to-day by people working to build Egypt’s new democracy. Armed with values, determination, music, humor, an abundance of social media, and sheer obstinacy, they know that the thorny path to democracy only began with Hosni Mubarek’s fall.




½ Revolution [2011]

Egypt Arab Spring Revolution

January 2011 – downtown Cairo – a close-knit group of activist friends struggle to stay alive and stick together as waves of protests escalate around them in their neighborhood near Tahrir Square during the first chaotic days of the Egyptian revolution.