Festival calendar

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

14 February to 23 February 2019

(Valencia, Spain)

Humans FEST is the International Human Rights and Film Festival of Valencia, Spain. It is organised within the Human Rights through Culture Programme of the Fundación por la Justicia.

25 February to 3 March 2019

(Oslo, Norway)

HUMAN International Documentary Film Festival is Oslo’s largest documentary film festival and a significant forum in the Norwegian capital’s cultural, academic, and organizational life, which engages and encourages debates about human rights and other relevant social issues.

6 March to 17 March 2019

(Prague, Czech Republic)

One World International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival is the largest human rights film festival in the world.

8 March to 17 March 2019

(Geneva, Switzerland)

International Film Festival and Forum on Human Rights brings together filmmakers, human rights defenders, policymakers, media and citizens around leading violations of human dignity - to promote and amplify strong voices and build public support for human rights.

22 March to 29 March 2019

(Kiev, Ukraine)

Docudays UA International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival is held annually in the last week of March in Kyiv. On completion, Docudays UA traditionally presents the best movies in the regions of Ukraine within the Docudays UA Travelling Festival.

22 March to 30 March 2019

(The Hague, Netherlands)

Movies that Matter screens and promotes films that draws our attention to human rights and situations in which these are at stake. The foundation's peak activity is the annual Movies that Matter Festival, taking place at the end of March in The Hague, International City of Peace and Justice.

4 April to 7 April 2019

(Kathmandu, Nepal)

Human Rights Film Center is an organization which works on human rights through the film.

5 April to 13 April 2019

(Fort Collins, United States)

The ACT Human Rights Film Festival in Fort Collins, Colorado, showcases the best in human rights cinema from around the world.

5 April to 12 April 2019

(San Sebastian, Spain)

The Festival of Human Rights Film is an initiative that is part of the San Sebastian, Space for the Culture of Peace project.

15 April to 21 April 2019

(Tiraspol, Moldova)

CHESNOK is the first human rights documentary film festival in Transnistria, founded in 2016. It’s a traveling festival, the program of which is shown in several cities of Transnistria and in the capital of Moldova – Chisinau.

30 April to 5 May 2019

(Addis Ababa, Ethiopia)

The Addis International Film Festival (AIFF) is an annual documentary film festival created by Initiative Africa in 2007 and held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

19 May to 26 May 2019

(Hong Kong, China)

1905 International Human Rights Film Festival was established in Hong Kong in 2016 and expanded to Taiwan in 2018.

16 September to 21 September 2019

(Tirana, Albania)

The International Human Rights Film Festival in Albania (IHRFFA) is an annual human rights film festival founded by the Academy of Film and Multimedia Marubi in 2006, in collaboration with several human rights organizations and institutions.

2 October to 9 October 2019

(Nuremberg, Germany)

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.