human rights arts and film festival

Presenting the best films and artwork from around the world, Melbourne’s annual Human Rights Arts & Film Festival (HRAFF) will challenge, touch and inspire audiences from all walks of life.

Alice Springs (Oct 11, 2019), Melbourne, Canberra (May 2020)

11oct6:30 pm8:30 pmHuman Rights Film Festival Screening – WARU6:30 pm - 8:30 pm Alice Springs Cinema, 11 Todd StFest:Human Rights Arts and Film Festival 0 <~ Add to My Wishlist

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Giveaway time! 🌟WIN free tickets to an advance screening of Buoyancy + Q&A next week at Cinema Nova!Shot in Cambodia by Australian director Rodd Rathjen, BUOYANCY is a poignant and brutal drama about human trafficking. A Q&A will follow with director/writer Rodd Rathjen in discussion with Kate Skattang, a supply chain expert and lecturer in supply chain strategy at Melbourne University, and host journalist Sandy George.Simply tag your cinema buddy to win a double pass!
Are you interested in joining the HRAFF team? We are currently on the hunt for hard-working, passionate and committed volunteers to join our short and feature film programming teams for 2020!Our programmers will help curate an engaging and thought-provoking collection of films by providing valuable feedback to our core programming staff.If you love film, and you're passionate about human rights, we want to hear from you! Applications close 9am, Friday September 20. Click here for more information.
The Australian Dream is a feature documentary that uses the remarkable and inspirational story of AFL legend Adam Goodes as the prism through which to tell a deeper and more powerful story about race, identity and belonging.HRAFF and Madman are giving away 5 double passes to see this phenomenal documentary in cinemas. To enter, tell us what are your hope for your own Australian Dream and comment using the hashtag #TheAustralianDream.
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Attention teachers! Next week HRAFF's youth program CineSeeds begins a series of four videoconferences designed to support educators to explore human rights using film and animation in the classroom. Proudly co-presented with our partners ACMI.The first kicks off next Tuesday 13 August at 4pm with an Introduction to Human Rights, register now: thanks to Positive Negative UK)
Our friends at Footscray Community Arts Centre are holding a FREE screening of Ella this July!
Don't miss your chance to see the incredible story of Ella Havelka who, in 2012, became the first Indigenous dancer to be invited into The Australian Ballet in its 50-year history.
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