Human Rights Watch Film Festival

March 28–30

Special thanks to our promotional partners: World Affairs Council, Global Washington, and Human Rights Society UW.

Camp 14 - Total Control Zone

Germany | 2012 | 104 minutes | Marc Wiese

March 28, 2014

A fascinating portrait of a young man who grew inside a North Korean prison camp.

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My Afghanistan: Life in the Forbidden Zone

Denmark | 2012 | 88 minutes | Nagieb Khaja

March 29, 2014

In Afghanistan, civilians are the greatest victims of the war who struggle to live in the constant shadow of violence.

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An Unreal Dream: The Michael Morton Story

USA | 2013 | 92 minutes | Al Reinert

March 29, 2014

In 1986, Michael Morton's wife Christine was brutally murdered in front of their only child, and Michael was convicted of the crime.

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Born This Way

Cameroon | 2012 | 84 minutes | Shaun Kadlec and Deb Tullmann

March 29, 2014

A vivid and poetic portrait of the day-to-day life of four young gay Cameroonians.

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Rafea: Solar Mama

Denmark | 2012 | 75 minutes | Jehane Noujaim and Mona Eldaief

March 30, 2014

A Bedouin woman in one of Jordan's poorest desert villages is selected for an intriguing programme called the Barefoot College in India.

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Alias Ruby Blade: A Story of Love and Revolution

USA | 2012 | 78 minutes | Alex Meillier

March 30, 2014

The true story of Australian activist Kirsty Sword who became an underground operative for the Timorese resistance.

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The Missing Picture

Cambodia | 2013 | 92 minutes | Rithy Panh

March 30, 2014

Academy Award® Nominee for Best Foreign Language Film.

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