UN Association Film Festival


Conceived in 1998 at Stanford University by film critic Jasmina Bojic, the United Nations Association Film Festival (UNAFF) screens documentaries by international filmmakers addressing human rights, environmental themes, population, migration, women’s issues, refugees, homelessness, racism, health, universal education, war and peace

Thursday, Jan 27
Opening Night Reception and Benefit Screening
6 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 27, Cullen Hall, 4001 Mt. Vernon
7:30 p.m.: The Reckoning (Congo, Colombia, Sudan, Uganda)

Friday, Jan 28
Cullen Hall, 4001 Mt. Vernon
6 p.m.: Killer’s Paradise (Guatemala)
Featured Short: Naming Pluto (UK)
8 p.m.: The Age of Stupid (UK)

Saturday, Jan 29
Jones Hall, 3910 Yoakum
Noon: Grandmother to Grandmother: New York to Tanzania (Tanzania)
2 p.m.: Speaking in Tongues (USA)
Featured Short: No Good Reason (USA)3:30 p.m.: Dishonored (Pakistan)
5 p.m.: Crude (Ecuador)
Featured Short: Battle for the Xingu (Brazil, USA)
7 p.m.: Milking the Rhino (USA)
8:30 p.m.: Soldiers of Peace (Australia, UK)

Sunday, Jan 30
Jones Hall, 3910 Yoakum
1 p.m.: Prom Night (USA/Canada)
3 p.m.: Sweet Crude (Nigeria, USA)
Featured Short: K_Scapes (Italy)
5 p.m.: The Power of the Powerless (Czech Republic) 



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