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16th Annual Syracuse University Human Rights Film Festival

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Time: 9 a.m. September 27 - noon September 29

Location: Screening times and locations vary

Part of the Syracuse Symposium

Part of the Syracuse Symposium series.

Human rights and social justice issues are explored through an international selection of documentaries and dramatic features. Featured screenings include:

For a complete schedule and additional details as they develop, visit

Download the festival poster.


B. Falk College of Sport and Human Dynamics, David B. Falk College of Sport and Human Dynamics; School of Education; Department of Languages, Literature and Linguistics; Citizenship and Civic Engagement Program; International Relations Program; Latino-Latin American Studies Program; Native American and Indigenous Studies Program; Program for the Advancement of Research on Conflict and Collaboration (PARCC), Disability Cultural Center; LGBT Resource Center; South Asia Center


Department of Art and Music Histories; Department of History; Department of Political Science; Department of Religion; Department of Sociology; Department of Women’s and Gender Studies; Asian/Asian American Studies Program; LGBT Studies Program; Middle Eastern Studies Program; Office of Multicultural Affairs; SASSE: Students Advocating Safe Sex and Empowerment

NOTE: Films will be screened with English closed captions or with English subtitles, as noted. Communication Access Realtime Translation (CART) will be available at all screenings. If you require other accommodations, please contact Kristen Northrop (315-443-7358) by September 15, 2018.

Tula Goenka and Roger Hallas, Newhouse and English