International film festival and forum on human rights (FIFDH)
Mar 09, 2018 / Maison des Arts du Grütli, 16 Général Dufour, 1211 Geneva 11
Geneva 9-18 March 2018
International film festival Activists, artists, researchers and innovators from all over the world will meet in Geneva from 9 to 18 March for the 16th edition of the FIFDH. Over the course of ten days, the Festival will offer you international debates, exceptional events and the best of international cinema dedicated to human rights. This year, the Festival will celebrate the work of human rights defenders, examine the role and influence of digital technologies on democracy or armed conflicts, and reflect on ways of delivering justice. Many other themes are to be discovered in the program of this edition! Among our guests will be Chinese artist Ai Weiwei, English actress Vanessa Redgrave, Mexican actor Gael García Bernal, Nigerian writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein and the Turkish writer and journalist Aslı Erdoğan.