Amsterdam

Human Rights Weekend, The Netherlands, February 11 - 12, 2021

A La Calle captures the remarkable courage of the Venezuelan people as they unite to restore liberty, fundamental rights, and the rule of law to their country. 

Filmmaker(s):
Nelson G. Navarrete, Maxx Caicedo and Producers: Shawna Brakefield-Haase, Marcus Cheek
Year:
2020 / 110m
Feb 12

 Filmed over five years, I Am Samuel is an intimate portrait of a Kenyan man balancing pressures of family loyalty, love, and safety and questioning the concept of conflicting identities.

Filmmaker(s):
Peter Mirumi
Year:
2020 / 68m
Feb 12

A story of love across borders, and the compromises a family must make when it is torn apart by circumstances beyond its control. When Rana and Muhkles are forced to flee the war in Syria in a desperate search for stable and secure futures for their family, they are separated from their children.

Filmmaker(s):
Mira Jargil
Year:
2020 / 88m
Feb 11/12
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