Italy, 1943. The fascist regime passes an order that bans all production and sales of toys. Toy factories are converted into weapon factories. Italia, an opinionated young girl who grew up in the shadow of the Fascist regime, decides to rebel against the edict during a school play.
An elderly group of people living in a nursing home decide they are fed up with their lives. Together, they devise a plan to escape the nursing home forever, in the hope of a better life.
Scotland during the summer of the Brexit referendum. A day in Irene’s life, a waning beauty married to a stringent member of the Orange Order (an international Protestant fraternal organization) and the mother of a misanthropic teenage son.
Fifteen year old Noga lost her father in a terrorist attack in Jerusalem. On Memorial Day, she is invited to participate in the annual torch-lighting ceremony at the local community center. The torch that she lights will be her voice, and her rebellion.