EventsNewsMarch 12, 2024

BHRC proud to partner with Human Rights Watch Film Festival 2024 London edition

The Human Rights Watch Film Festival (HRWFF) London programme is now live! Explore the line-up of 10 impactful & moving stories with vital human rights issues at the forefront here.



This year, BHRC is proud to once again partner with HRWFF as a Presenting Partner for three very special films:

Mediha (Opening Night – Thursday March 14, 6:15pm @ Barbican or online) – Mediha, a teenage Yazidi girl recently returned from Islamic State (ISIS) captivity, turns the camera on herself, capturing an astonishing journey as she confronts her past in order to fight for her future.

Land of my Dreams (Sunday March 17, 3:00pm @ Rich Mix or online) – In 2019, protests broke out after the Indian government enacted the Citizenship Amendment Act. Nausheen Khan follows the women at the forefront of the resistance.

Inshallah A Boy (Monday March 18, 6:15pm @ Rich Mix or online) – After the sudden death of her husband, Nawal is facing hardship. In the absence of legal documents, her brother-in-law swoops in to claim her assets, as well as guardianship of her young daughter.

Join us in cinema at @BarbicanCentre & @richmixlondon 14-22 March or online 18-24 March. BHRC members and friends can use the following codes to buy tickets for screenings @ Rich Mix: RESIST24RM – for £2 off Adult tickets (with a cap of 2 uses per customer per event). For online tickets, use RESIST24LDN to receive a £1.50 discount on individual digital tickets; or RESIST2024FF to receive a £10.00 discount on the Digital Festival Pass. Available here: