Multimedia

We selected movies, documentaries and videos which articulate human rights issues in an engaging and provocative way. The selection ranges from big-budget blockbusters touching human rights issues in general to independent documentaries on specific issues in Asia and beyond.

  • Documentaries

    The Act of Killing (2012), Indonesia It is not hyperbole to call The Act of Killing an epochal film. Directed by Joshua Oppenheimer, an American based in Denmark, the documentary more…

  • Films

    Slumdog Millionarie (2008) Jamal Malik, an 18 year-old orphan from the slums of Mumbai, is about to experience the biggest day of his life. With the whole nation watching, he more…

  • Short videos

    Film tribute to HRD Cao Shunli (2014), China http://chrdnet.com/2014/10/film-paying-tribute-to-cao-shunli/ Video about forced evictions in China and the 2014 CESCR Review (2014), China http://chrdnet.com/2014/09/forced-eviction-in-china-2014-cescr-review/ 2-part documentary about WHRDs in Afghanistan (2014) more…