UPDATE: Due to COVID-19 concerns, this event has been canceled.
The University of San Francisco hosts its 18th Annual Human Rights Film Festival from March 26-28, 2020.
Celebrating the eighteenth anniversary with an amazing program. This year’s films address human rights violations in the U.S., Syria, Guatemala, The Philippines, Chile, Argentina, China, Hawaii, Australia, Nicaragua, Canada, and Myanmar.
2020 Human Rights Film Festival
March 26-28, 2020 | All day
USF, Presentation Theater, 2130 Fulton Street, San Francisco
View 2020 Film Schedule
Thursday, March 26th
- 9:55 a.m. — USF Student Shorts
- 11:30 a.m. — Fire in Paradise
- 12:45 p.m. — Deep Waters Pacific Film Series
- 2:00 p.m. — The Cave
- 4:35 p.m. — Standing on Sacred Ground: Island of Sanctuary
- 6:15 p.m. — Ai Weiwei, Yours Truly
Friday, March 27th
- 9:55 a.m. — Saria
- 11:00 a.m. — Unsettled: Seeking Refuge in America
- 1:00 p.m. — Exiled
- 2:00 p.m. — Knock Down the House
- 4:00 p.m. — The Condor and the Eagle
- 6:00 p.m. — The Cordillera of Dreams
Saturday, March 28th
- 12:00 p.m. — California’s Forgotten Children
- 12:00 p.m. — Neighbor
- 2:30 p.m. — Messenger on a White Horse
- 4:45 p.m. — On the President’s Orders
- 6:30 p.m. — Voice of the Rohingya
The issues include: political repression, genocide, disappearances, human trafficking, women’s rights, climate change, environmental destruction, LGBTQ rights, racism, indigenous rights, colonialism, extractive economy, migrations, immigration, refugees.