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Opening Night: 2040
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Centrepiece: Stop the Boats
Top End Wedding
2040 is an innovative feature documentary that looks to the future, but is vitally important now.
Giving voice to uniquely compelling perspectives, these exceptional stories shed light on the many sides of the Australian experience.
85-year-old Colleen Young lights up the screen as she recounts a remarkable life as a police officer, husband, father, film projectionist — and octogenarian transwoman.
HRAFF 2019 Trailer
The Human Rights Arts & Film Festival 2019 trailer is here. Check it out! Warning - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander viewers are warned that the following clip may contain images and voices of deceased persons.
“Well, i haven’t finish processing yet, it was very intense, which was meant to be. It is obviously what it is, it’s a film about death penalty, as much as it is about individual story.” – Audience Member As befits a film whose director and subject are both painters, the most striking images in More...
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Each of these wonderful individuals brings a wealth of knowledge, passion, and above all else – a desire to advocate for human rights and social justice issues. We are incredibly grateful for their invaluable support in championing our festival and helping us engage diverse new audiences.
Highlighting a variety of femme voices and stories, these shorts encapsulates the diverse experiences of those identifying as a woman. Last year’s Femme Shorts sold out, we’re so excited to share the 2019 series with you. And this year, we’re bring you two screenings!Go to topic
CineSeeds – 2040
Now in its 7th year, HRAFF’s CineSeeds program engages young audiences through film and discussion. The 2019 film celebrates the young people who are leading the charge for a safe climate for our generation and future generations. The film will be accompanied by a short Q&A.