The Swedish Human Rights Festivalreturns to Kino on 7 - 9 December with a selection of films and panel talks on the theme of democracy under pressure. The festival is a collaboration with Raoul Wallenberg Institute in Lund.
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Tickets 125 kr, Students / Seniors 99 kr Please note! All films with English language or English subtitles.
Wednesday 7 Dec 18.30
THE TERRITORY (83 min) + Panel discussion after the film
When a network of Brazilian farmers seizes a protected area of the Amazon rainforest, a young Indigenous leader and his mentor must fight back in defense of the land and an uncontacted group living deep within the forest. Panel discussion after the film with lawyer and RWI intern Amanda Oliveira.
Thursday 8 Dec 18.30
KILLING OF A JOURNALIST (100 min) + Panel discussion after the film
A young investigative journalist and his fiancée are brutally murdered in their home in Slovakia. A dark story of corruption at the highest level of government unfolds. Panel discussion after the film with senior advisor and researcher at RWI Morten Koch Andersen and the dierctor of the RWI Europe office, Zuzana Zalanova.
Friday 9 Dec 16.30
JUDGES UNDER PRESSURE (87 min)
Polish documentary teling the story of defiant judges who stand in defence of the Constitution and the separation of powers.
Friday 9 Dec 18.30
OUR MEMORY BELONGS TO US (90 min)
Nearly 10 years after the beginning of the Syrian revolution, three Syrian activists – Yadan, Odai and Rani – reunite on a theatre stage in Paris.