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Save the date: April 3 – 11, 2020

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4th annual ACT festival in review

The 4th annual ACT Human Rights Film Festival proved that ACT is more than a sum of parts – more than films, talkbacks, receptions, and socializing. ACT is a one-of-a-kind community made up of cinephiles, filmmakers, students, advocates, and artists. And ACT would not be possible without our engaged and fearless audiences.   Film is […]

The Silence of Others at the Lyric on June 6, 2019

ACT Human Rights Film Festival and The Lyric are teaming up to present an exclusive screening of the award-winning documentary, The Silence of Others on June 6, 2019 at 6:30 P.M. The Silence of Others reveals the epic struggle of victims of Spain’s 40-year dictatorship under General Franco (1939-1975), as they organize a groundbreaking international […]

Closing night of ACT celebrates N. Scott Momaday April 13

Dr. N. Scott Momaday will join closing night of ACT on Saturday, April 13. The ACT Human Rights Film Festival comes to a close Saturday, April 13, at Lory Student Center Theatre with the Colorado premiere of Words from a Bear at 7:30 p.m. The documentary film, made by Indigenous (Kiowa) filmmaker and media artist Jeffrey Palmer, examines […]

Special ACT Package at The Elizabeth Hotel

The Elizabeth Hotel is the official hotel of the 2019 ACT Human Rights Film Festival. Since the filmmakers attending ACT stay at The Elizabeth, we thought it would only make sense to entice  festival goers to share in the experience. Our friends at The Elizabeth Hotel have come up with this special offer that must […]

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Filmmaker panel at ACT Human Rights Film Festival
Volunteers at the ACT Human Rights Film Festival
Gaza at ACT Human Rights Film Festival

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