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The members of the Human Rights Film Network organize a lot of events during the year. Here you can find a list of upcoming events.

02-09-2017 - 09-09-2017

Freedom Film Festival

Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur

FreedomFilmFestival (FFF) is Malaysia’s most established annual human rights film festival. Established in 2003, the festival focuses on the themes of Democracy, Equality and Good Governance.  It seeks to be a platform for filmmakers and activists especially in the South East Asia region and beyond to showcase their films and exchange experiences.


27-09-2017 - 04-10-2017

Nuremberg International Human Rights Film Festival

Germany, Nuremberg

NIHRFF is Germany’s oldest and biggest human rights film festival. With its art house cinema background, it is the leading forum for outstanding feature films, documentaries and animated productions, which have human rights as their main focus.


30-09-2017 - 29-10-2017

UNHCR Refugee Film Festival

Japan, Tokyo-Sapporo-Osaka and other cities

The UNHCR Refugee Film Festival aims to raise awareness of the world's 43 million refugees and internally displaced persons. It tells the human story behind the numbers.


12-10-2017 - 22-10-2017

Inconvenient Films Festival

Lithuania, Vilnius

Inconvenient Films is an international competitive human rights documentary film festival, taking place in various cities and towns across Lithuania. It is a space for free thought, sincere discussions on topics which matter the most.


19-10-2017 - 22-10-2017

Document International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival

United Kingdom, Glasgow

Document is the only dedicated international human rights documentary film festival in Scotland. Held annually in October, it is a grassroots initiative that aims to use film as an advocacy tool to raise the profile and promote debate of human rights and social issues across the globe.


20-10-2017 - 29-10-2017

Vermont International Film Festival

United States, Burlington, Vermont

The Vermont International Film Festival (VTIFF) is Vermont’s longest running film festival and 2015 marked its 30th anniversary! The festival is best known for featuring groundbreaking and independent films from around the world, with a special focus on films that, not only entertain, but also seek to broaden our views of the world.


06-11-2017 - 11-11-2017

Festival Del Cinema Dei Diritti Umani Di Napoli

Italy, Naples

The Naples Human Rights Film Festival was born in 2008 as an initiative of the Association ""Cinema e Diritti"" with the aim of establishing a reference point for Human Rights debate in Southern Europe opening up a dialogue among civil societies from the Middle East to North Africa and to Northern Europe and America.


07-11-2017 - 12-11-2017

Verzio International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival

Hungary, Budapest

The only human rights documentary film festival in Hungary, Verzio, has been organized by Verzio Film Foundation and OSA since 2004. Its program addresses a wide range of issues, including: political oppression, civil conflicts, terrorism, minorities, refugees, women's rights, trafficking, and children's rights.


13-11-2017 - 18-11-2017

Ciné Droit Libre Abidjan

Ivory Coast, Abidjan

Ciné Droit Libre is a film festival committed to the cause of human rights and freedom of expression. Ciné Droit Libre’s goal is to provide a platform for filmmakers and journalists around the world, especially for those whose works (films on human rights and freedom of the press) are censored or have broadcast difficulties.


30-11-2017 - 10-12-2017

this human world

Austria, Vienna

this human world was founded in 2008 in conjunction with the 60th anniversary of the Declaration of Human Rights as Austria´s first human rights film festival of its kind.