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.

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.

25 April to 5 May 2019

(Guatemala-City, Guatemala)

The Muestra de Cine Internacional Memoria Verdad Justicia (International Film Festival of Memory Truth and Justice) was born in 2010 under bomb threats and boycott attempts in a country where human rights have always been of little value, a country which suffered a genocide of indigenous people...

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.

20 September to 28 September 2019

(Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)

FreedomFilmFest (FFF) is Malaysia's leading annual international human rights documentary film festival. Established in 2003, the festival provides a platform for stories that are unseen, unheard and untold from Malaysia, Southeast Asia and across the globe.

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.

12 November to 17 November 2019

(Budapest, Hungary)

Verzió International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival, the largest documentary film festival in Hungary, has been organized on an annual basis since 2004.

10 December to 15 December 2019

(Podgorica, Montenegro)

Forward Human Rights Film Festival, the first and only of its kind in Montenegro, aims to raise awareness amongst the citizens of Montenegro about relevance of human rights, their protection and promotion, and foster a system of values which underpins harmonious...