The 18th Annual USF Human Rights Film Festival

Festival Cancelled

Due to public health concerns regarding COVID-19 (coronavirus) the 2020 Human Rights Film Festival has been cancelled.

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 Presented by Cine Acción at USF

Free and open to the public

Located at Xavier Auditorium in Fromm Hall 


We are celebrating our 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. 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.  

We hope to see you at the festival! 

Susana Kaiser
Director, Cine Acción at USF

Banner image is from the film On the President's Orders

2020 Schedule

Thursday, March 26

Friday, March 27

Saturday, March 28

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Human Rights Film Festival

Susana Kaiser, Director, Cine Acción at USF