Cinema without Borders
In the year 2014, Karama HRFF hosted, together with ‘’Movies that Matter’’, the sixth edition of ‘’Cinema without Borders’ workshop. This is a four-day program on how to organize a human rights film festival which was held between the 6th and the 10th of December 2014.
Within this workshop, fourteen participants from the Middle East and North Africa have participated in this high-level program where in which they shared their experiences, gained technical and practical knowledge and fresh ideas and had the possibility to expand their network of peer organizations and practioners.
Examples of topics which had been tackled during the workshop are:
- Content: film selection / Programming / Debates
- Building: Audiences / Publicity / Impact
- Management: Festival organization / Fundraising / Service & Network
- Specials: Education program / Mobile Cinema
The workshop aims at inspiring and assisting participants to overcome challenges during the organization of their own festivals in their countries. The workshops were led by international festival directors, experts on film educations and founders of the Karama Festival.