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New York: Human Rights Watch Film Festival 2010

In its 21st edition the festival organized by  Human Rights Watch and the Film Society of Lincoln Center presented  from June 10-24  thirty films from 25 countries  with 28 New York Premieres. The Human Rights Watch organization is an international … Continue reading

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Open Society Institute Awards $5 Million to Support Sundance Institute and Documentary Films

      NEW YORK – The Sundance Institute will receive a $5 million grant for its Documentary Film Program to help raise awareness on human rights, the Open Society Institute announced today. “Films can play a powerful role in inspiring action … Continue reading

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The Challenge of Human Rights

These challenging times call for courage, determination and a selflessness that was woefully out of fashion in the Me-Me-Me Decade that preceded the worldwide economic collapse. That there is potential for the global community to learn from its mistakes is … Continue reading

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The Challenge of Human Rights

These challenging times call for courage, determination and a selflessness that was woefully out of fashion in the Me-Me-Me Decade that preceded the worldwide economic collapse. That there is potential for the global community to learn from its mistakes is … Continue reading

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