Full of powerful cinematic tales of injustice and the unique struggles of people everywhere, the This Human World Human Rights film festival in 2018 should not be missed.
With so much good stuff, it was hard to narrow it down, but here are 6 films we recommend you definitely try to see. They will completely change your perspective!
When: WED, December 5, 7pm
Film described in a few words: a behind the scenes look into the production chain of all our digital gadgets, where they end up and the destinies that are affected in the process. Eye-opening and unseen, a reality that many prefer to look away from.
When: SUN, December 2, 8:15pm
Film described in a few words: Young people in Slovakia train for a possible war that is about to happen. An unsettling movie about the rise of nationalism. Haunting images of a reality that was and might struck again.
When: MON, December 3, 8pm
Film described in a few words: Insights into the everyday life of two brothers of a radical Islamist family in Northern Syria. A rare chance to look into a setting dominated by fear and violence.
When: TUE, December 4, 5:45pm
Film described in a few words: Female genital mutilation is still happening in Tanzania. This movie shows the bravery that girls as young as 8 years old prove when trying to escape this extremely cruel practice.
When: SUN, December 2, 7pm
Film described in a few words: The life of a group of Journalists in Raqqa, who continuously risk everything to tell the story of what ISIS is doing to their city. The deeply personal access the movie provides will shake the audience to its core.
When: SAT, December 8, 8:30pm
Film described in a few words: A portrait of Swedish rap icon Silvana Imam, a loud and strongly opinionated feminist who will not let her anti-patriarchal mind unspoken.
Film described in a few words: a touching film, set in India, beautiful shots of India’s landscape, speaks to the heart, graceful and full of beauty, a story