YOUNG VOICES, NEW DREAMS is a documentary film depicting the points of view of several underprivileged youth, street children and women affected by HIV/AIDS from Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
In their interviews, they describe their circumstances, express their ideas for solutions and articulate their dreams and aspirations.
The film touches on the linked themes of poverty, health and HIV/AIDS, child labor, street life, education, basic needs, migration, rights, friendship, family and hope.
The film seeks to empower the youth and women by creating a platform to express themselves and conveying their stories to a global audience. It also seeks to find new ways of improving the youths' conditions by taking into account the solutions they propose for themselves as a new perspective.