Both a real-life courtroom thriller and a moving human drama, The Uncondemned tells the gripping story of a group of young international lawyers, activists, and Rwandan women who fought to have rape recognized as a war crime.
Legendary author, activist, and playwright, Larry Kramer gave voice to the outrage and grief that inspired a generation of gay men and lesbians to fight for their lives. As one of the most outspoken and controversial figures in contemporary gay America, the pioneering activist called for direct action to make AIDS a national issue, forever changing public health policy.
Larry Kramer In Love & Anger paints a vivid picture of a divisive man who has paved the way for gay rights in the United States and beyond. Showing March 11/12 at #HRWFF#London
What's wrong with this picture? Artist Sun Mu subverts propaganda from North Korea after escaping in the 90s.
I Am Sun Mu shows at the Human Rights Watch Film Festival, London March 9-18. Tickets: ff.hrw.org/London
Trained by the North Korean army as a propaganda artist, he fled to South Korea during a famine in the 90s. He uses a pseudonym and keeps his face hidden for his family's safety. His paintings resemble propaganda and have even been mistaken as such, but they are replete with political satire.
Clue: It involves the flag.