Welcome to THE SWEDISH HUMAN RIGHTS FILM FESTIVAL! Every year we unite movies with human rights through panel discussions with international experts. During 2021, we will have an all-year around film festival with a digital focus on the international United Nations (UN) days. The festival is organised by the Raoul Wallenberg Institute and Kino in Lund, Sweden.
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Please note! All films with English language or English subtitles.
January 27th - The International Holocaust Remembrance Day
EVERY FACE HAS A NAME (2015) - Documentary, 76 min
Join the Raoul Wallenberg Institute and Kino on the 27th of January, the International Holocaust Remembrance Day. The film will be screened with English subtitles and followed by a panel discussion. Free admission but a ticket is needed.
18.30 Introductory speech by Morten Kjaerum, Director of the Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law in Sweden.
18.35 Film: Every Face Has a Name
19.50 PANEL DISCUSSION
After the screening of the movie, we will host a virtual panel discussion that you can join to discuss the movie and the importance of remembering the Holocaust. For those who cannot attend this panel discussion will be available at a later date at this page and at https://humanrightsfilmfestival.se/.
We are proud to present the panel:
- Magnus Gertten, an award-winning director, based in Malmö, Sweden, where he runs the production company Auto Images. Since 1998 Magnus has directed a large number of documentaries, broadcasted at leading international tv-channels and screened at film festivals in more than 50 countries.
- Isak Nachman, Rabbi and teacher who was born in Israel and now lives in Stockholm. He has made the Swedish documentary “Nöden – en Shtetl i Lund).
- Ingrid Lomfors, a historian that focuses on the Holocaust from a Swedish perspective. She has among other done research about Jewish refugee children arriving in Sweden (so called Kindertransport), Antisemitism and about the children of the Holocaust. Ingrid is a Superintendent at Forum för Levande Historia.
- Moderated by journalist Lars Mogensen, a Swedish freelance journalist and moderator. Among other things he is hosting the radio program Filosofiska rummet at Sveriges Radio (SR). He covers wide areas including politics and philosophy.