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February 2021

Human Rights Watch Film Festival Presents: Through the Night (Digital Film Festival)

February 2 @ 7:00 pm - February 8 @ 11:30 pm
Museum of Photographic Arts, 1649 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92101 United States
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This film offers subtitles in English and Closed Captioning. You can select these options by clicking the ‘CC’ button in the bottom right of the player. Across the US, even before the Covid-19 pandemic, people have been working longer hours across multiple jobs just to pay the rent. This reality of non-stop work has resulted in an unexpected phenomenon: the flourishing of 24-hour daycare centers. Dee’s Tots Daycare, a home-based center in a New York suburb, has become a lifeline…

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Human Rights Watch Film Festival Presents: Missing in Brooks County (Digital Film Festival)

February 2 @ 7:00 pm - February 8 @ 11:30 pm
Museum of Photographic Arts, 1649 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92101 United States
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This film offers subtitles in English and Closed Captioning. You can select these options by clicking the ‘CC’ button in the bottom right of the player. Seventy miles north of the Mexican-US border lies Brooks County, Texas. As the national debate over immigration policy simmers to a boil, its practical consequences are felt in Brooks County every day. The site of an estimated 3000 deaths since 2008, migrants choose this route to circumvent the state’s busiest interior immigration checkpoint and…

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Human Rights Watch Film Festival Presents: Talking About Trees (Digital Film Festival)

February 2 @ 7:00 pm - February 8 @ 11:30 pm
Museum of Photographic Arts, 1649 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92101 United States
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This film offers subtitles in English and Closed Captioning. You can select these options by clicking the ‘CC’ button in the bottom right of the player. For the last 30 years in Sudan, cinema has been banned. After a military coup, cinemas were closed, filmmakers arrested and the careers of four Sudanese friends and promising filmmakers were halted before they began. The freedom to make and share films is their driving passion, and one they long to bring back to…

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Human Rights Watch Film Festival Presents: I Am Samuel (Digital Film Festival)

February 2 @ 7:00 pm - February 8 @ 11:30 pm
Museum of Photographic Arts, 1649 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92101 United States
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This film offers subtitles in English and Closed Captioning. You can select these options by clicking the ‘CC’ button in the bottom right of the player. Samuel grew up on a farm in the Kenyan countryside, where tradition is valued above all else. He moves to Nairobi in search of a new life, where he finds belonging in a community of fellow queer men where he meets and falls in love with Alex. Their love thrives even though Kenyan laws…

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Human Rights Watch Film Festival Presents: A Reckoning in Boston (Digital Film Festival)

February 2 @ 7:00 pm - February 8 @ 11:30 pm
Museum of Photographic Arts, 1649 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92101 United States
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This film offers subtitles in English and Closed Captioning. You can select these options by clicking the ‘CC’ button in the bottom right of the player. In the fall of 2014, Kafi Dixon and Carl Chandler enrolled in a rigorous night course in the humanities at a community center in their Boston neighborhood of Dorchester. Kafi, 44, sharp, witty and restless, dropped out of school at 15. She dreams of starting a land cooperative in Boston for women of color…

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