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Human Rights Film Series

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2016 Human Rights Film Series: When Elephants Fight Screening and Q&A

The #StandWithCongo campaign includes activists, filmmakers, political experts, and community organizers in an effort to solve conflict in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.  Director Mike...

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2016 Human Rights Film Series: Enemies of the People Screening and Q&A

From filmmakers Thet Sambath and Rob Lemkin, hear the story of the Killing Fields for the first time from the other side. Access to the Khmer Rouge has never been this close before. Directors Thet...

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2016 Human Rights Film Series: Fly by Light Screening and Q&A

This documentary examines what happens when a group of inner-city teens based out of Washington, D.C., are taken to West Virginia for a peace education program. Their lives, of course, are changed...

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2016 Human Rights Film Series: Community Voice Project Screening and Q&A

The Community Voice Project of American University has produced 75 films and digital stories. The purpose of these films is to shine a light on stories that are otherwise occasionally overlooked or...

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2015 Human Rights Film Series: 120 Days Screening and Q&A

120 Days captures an intimate, inside look at the lives of one family of undocumented immigrants who have been living and working in the United States illegally for over twelve years. The father,...

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