Festival Photos

Now Hiring!

Do you love documentary film? Are you passionate about human rights? Have you worked or volunteered at film festivals? Managed events or guest relations? The ACT Human Rights Film Festival is accepting applications for the position of Program Coordinator through Monday, August 27. We’re entering our fourth year as one of the only human rights film festivals in the Rocky Mountain west (and the only to be produced by a university). This fast-paced position plays a central role in curating festival films, inviting guests, developing additional programming, managing volunteers, and building community partnerships. View the job announcement here, considering applying, and please help spread the word!

Indigenous Musicians Pura Fe & Cary Morin

Closing night featured performances from Pura Fe and Fort Collins local Cary Morin. Learn more about the musicians featured in ACT’s closing night film, RUMBLE.

Raise Your Voice

Thanks to the generosity of our ACT Human Rights Film Festival community, we surpassed our crowdfunding goal with 60 donors giving more than $6,800. You can still be part of this year’s tremendous success by making your gift online today.

Your Complete Guide to Streaming ACT 2018

Want another chance to see the 2018 ACT lineup? Here’s your complete guide.

Social Justice Filmmakers and Activists at ACT

ACT hosted world renowned filmmakers, and social justice activists during the festival. Revisit them here.

Universal Declaration of Human Rights

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) is a milestone document in the history of human rights. Drafted by representatives with different legal and cultural backgrounds from all regions of the world, the Declaration was proclaimed by the United Nations General Assembly in Paris on 10 December 1948 (General Assembly resolution 217 A) as a common standard of achievements for all peoples and all nations. It sets out, for the first time, fundamental human rights to be universally protected and it has been translated into over 500 languages. Read More