Protestors celebrate as they hear the news that Congress has voted to withdraw President Otto Perez Molina's immunity from prosecution in Guatemala City, Guatemala, on Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015. Photo: Saul Martinez

Human Rights Watch Film Festival 2017

Friday, June 9 - Sunday, June 18, 2017

A vital forum for cinema that tackles important global issues, HRWFF showcases an international selection of acclaimed films that bring human rights struggles to life through storytelling—challenging, provocative movies that call for justice and social change.

Additional screenings take place at the Film Society of Lincoln Center. Tickets go on sale Tuesday, May 16th for IFC Center members, and Thursday, May 18th for general public!

Photo: Saul Martínez / 500 YEARS

Series Films