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Join Us for Our 4th Annual Human Rights Film Festival

April 5 – 13, 2019
Lory Student Center and The Lyric

Opening Weekend:

Friday April 5 – Sunday April 7
Lory Student Center & The Lyric

Encore Screenings:

Monday April 8 – Thursday April 11
The Lyric

Closing Weekend:

Friday April 12 & Saturday April 13
Lory Student Center & The Lyric

ACT Human Rights Film Festival is the only university- produced, international film festival in the Rocky Mountain west that is dedicated to human rights issues. Awaken to the world around you. Connect across cultures. Transform communities near and far. We invite you to ACT today.

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Kick-Off Party at Odell set for March 5

It’s become a tradition for ACT to celebrate the arrival of festival season, and our “Screening Session” specialty beer, with a kick-off party in the Tap Room at Odell Brewing Company. This year’s party occurs Tuesday, March 5, from 7 to 9 p.m. Entrance is free and the first 40 attendees (age 21 and over) […]

TransMilitary at The Lyric on Feb. 7

Purchase Tickets at The Lyric This February the ACT Human Rights Film Festival launches a new “ACT Year Round” initiative to showcase must-see human rights documentary films that don’t make it into the annual festival. On Thursday, Feb. 7, ACT Year Round is partnering with The Lyric to host a screening of TransMilitary, winner of the […]

Festival Passes & Tickets Announced

Prices for the 2019 ACT Human Rights Film Festival have been announced with advance purchase for All Festival and Weekend passes beginning in mid-February through the ACT website. Individual tickets will be available for purchase beginning March 5, when the complete festival schedule is released. 2019 Festival Schedule Subject to change. Final schedule released March […]

ACT Human Rights Film Festival Joins International Human Rights Film Network

The ACT Human Rights Film Festival is the latest festival to be accepted into the Human Rights Film Network (HRFN), an international partnership of 41 independent human rights film festivals. The Network’s general assembly announced ACT’s membership at its annual meeting at the International Documentary Film Festival in Amsterdam on Monday, November 19.   Produced by the Department of Communication Studies at Colorado State University, ACT […]

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Colorado State University's Department of Communication Studies hosts the third annual ACT Human Rights Film Festival, April 6, 2018.
Colorado State University Communication Studies professor Scott Diffrient moderates a panel titled “Through the Compassionate Lens” at the ACT Human Rights Film Festival, April 7, 2018.
Colorado State University's Department of Communication Studies hosts the third annual ACT Human Rights Film Festival, April 6, 2018.

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