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 Ramsdell’s When Elephants Fight was created in partnership with the #StandWithCongo campaign. The film highlights conflict in the Congo region and how human rights have been affected in the aftermath.

The Center is pleased to announce that When Elephants Fight will open this year’s Human Rights Film Series, the Center’s flagship film event that showcases the year’s predominant human rights documentaries throughout the month of October.

Director Mike Ramsdell.

The screening will be followed by a Q&A session.

FREE and open to the public

 American University is committed to providing accessible programs and services. For accommodations, contact [email protected]

Watch the trailer below, check out the Human Rights Film Series page, and visit the When Elephants Fight website for information.