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Opening Thursday, 01 December 2022

Call to action: our graphic designer Rebecca Morganti-Pfaffhauser (Photos: Michelle Ettlin)
Call to action: our graphic designer Rebecca Morganti-Pfaffhauser (Photos: Michelle Ettlin)
HRFF president Katharina Morawek
HRFF president Katharina Morawek
Full house at Kosmos
Full house at Kosmos
Video message by Lionel Baier, director of opening film CONTINENTAL DRIFT (SOUTH)
Video message by Lionel Baier, director of opening film CONTINENTAL DRIFT (SOUTH)
HRFF president Sascha Lara Bleuler
HRFF president Sascha Lara Bleuler
Rebekka Fässler, co-director Kultur, Stadt Zürich
Rebekka Fässler, co-director Kultur, Stadt Zürich
ROTZLOCH crew (ltr): protagonist Aminullah Habibi, producer Kaspar Kasics, director Maja Tschumi and Marcel Gschwend (music)
ROTZLOCH crew (ltr): protagonist Aminullah Habibi, producer Kaspar Kasics, director Maja Tschumi and Marcel Gschwend (music)
Talk after ROTZLOCH cinema premiere with director Maja Tschumi, protagonist Aminullah Habibi (right) and Dominic Schmid (WOZ)
Talk after ROTZLOCH cinema premiere with director Maja Tschumi, protagonist Aminullah Habibi (right) and Dominic Schmid (WOZ)
Welcome desk
Welcome desk
Yadolah Dodge, director of the Iranian Film Festival Zurich, and Sascha Lara Bleuler, director of HRFF Zurich
Yadolah Dodge, director of the Iranian Film Festival Zurich, and Sascha Lara Bleuler, director of HRFF Zurich
Sascha Lara Bleuler with Iranian activists Maryam Banihashemi and Talayeh Dehghani
Sascha Lara Bleuler with Iranian activists Maryam Banihashemi and Talayeh Dehghani
Congolese screenwriter and director Maisha Maene next to his video installation at Kinoallee at Kosmos, part of this year's CALL TO ACTION
Congolese screenwriter and director Maisha Maene next to his video installation at Kinoallee at Kosmos, part of this year's CALL TO ACTION
Festival team: Sascha Lara Bleuler, Josephine Tedder, Janine Bleuler, Lukas Keller
Festival team: Sascha Lara Bleuler, Josephine Tedder, Janine Bleuler, Lukas Keller
Kosmos entrance
Kosmos entrance

Friday, 02 Dezember 2022

School screening of WHERE IS ANNE FRANK? (Photos: Michelle Ettlin)
School screening of WHERE IS ANNE FRANK? (Photos: Michelle Ettlin)
School screening of WHERE IS ANNE FRANK?
School screening of WHERE IS ANNE FRANK?
Entrance to Kosmos
Entrance to Kosmos
Sibylle Obrist, Chief Staff of the Department of Peace and Human Rights, FDFA
Sibylle Obrist, Chief Staff of the Department of Peace and Human Rights, FDFA
Léo Kaneman, founder and honorary president of HRFF Zurich
Léo Kaneman, founder and honorary president of HRFF Zurich
Letta Tayler (left), Associate Director of Crises and Conflict at Human Rights Watch, and Azadeh Moaveni, Iranian-American academic, journalist and author, discuss with host Marguerite Meyer after THE RETURN: LIFE AFTER ISIS
Letta Tayler (left), Associate Director of Crises and Conflict at Human Rights Watch, and Azadeh Moaveni, Iranian-American academic, journalist and author, discuss with host Marguerite Meyer after THE RETURN: LIFE AFTER ISIS
Food tasting with Die Einmachbibliothek at Kosmos
Food tasting with Die Einmachbibliothek at Kosmos
Zana Hoxha (right), Member of Kosova Womens Network, founder of Femart Festival, discussing with host Dana Landau after the film VERA DREAMS OF THE SEA
Zana Hoxha (right), Member of Kosova Womens Network, founder of Femart Festival, discussing with host Dana Landau after the film VERA DREAMS OF THE SEA
Panel after the film AMONG US WOMEN
Panel after the film AMONG US WOMEN

Saturday, 03 Dezember 2022

Performance by Melinda Nadj Abonji & Jurczok 1001 at Kosmos (Photos: Michelle Ettlin)
Performance by Melinda Nadj Abonji & Jurczok 1001 at Kosmos (Photos: Michelle Ettlin)
Screening of the film ALIS
Screening of the film ALIS
Nicolas van Hemelryck, co-director of ALIS
Nicolas van Hemelryck, co-director of ALIS
This year’s festival bag by enSoie
This year’s festival bag by enSoie
Discussion after INTO THE ICE: Glaciologist Mylène Jacquemart, Marcel Hänggi (center, Initiator of the Glacier Initiative) and host Georg Klingler of Greenpeace Switzerland
Discussion after INTO THE ICE: Glaciologist Mylène Jacquemart, Marcel Hänggi (center, Initiator of the Glacier Initiative) and host Georg Klingler of Greenpeace Switzerland
ASCENSION: Discussion with Bernhard Herold (center, former programme officer Asia, Solidar), Thomas Braunschweig (expert for commercial politics, Public Eye) and Katharina Morawek, president of HRFF Zurich
ASCENSION: Discussion with Bernhard Herold (center, former programme officer Asia, Solidar), Thomas Braunschweig (expert for commercial politics, Public Eye) and Katharina Morawek, president of HRFF Zurich
Zdenka Sokolíčková (on screen), anthropologist and protagonist of the film NÁVŠTĚVNÍCI - THE VISITORS on a panel with director Veronika Lišková and host Emanuel Schäublin (board of HRFF Zurich}
Zdenka Sokolíčková (on screen), anthropologist and protagonist of the film NÁVŠTĚVNÍCI - THE VISITORS on a panel with director Veronika Lišková and host Emanuel Schäublin (board of HRFF Zurich}
THE HAMLET SYNDROME: Talk with the directors Elwira Niewiera and Piotr Rosołowski, hosted by Till Brockmann (Semaine de la Critique Locarno Film Festival)
THE HAMLET SYNDROME: Talk with the directors Elwira Niewiera and Piotr Rosołowski, hosted by Till Brockmann (Semaine de la Critique Locarno Film Festival)
Elwira Niewiera and Piotr Rosołowski (THE HAMLET SYNDROME) and host Till Brockmann
Elwira Niewiera and Piotr Rosołowski (THE HAMLET SYNDROME) and host Till Brockmann
Gessica Généus (on screen), director of FREDA, talks to the audience after her film
Gessica Généus (on screen), director of FREDA, talks to the audience after her film

Sunday, 04 December 2022

Screening of JE SUIS NOIRES (fltr): Director Rachel M'Bon, Ania Anna Mathis, Carmel Fröhlicher-Stines, Mandy Abou Shoak (Photos: Michelle Ettlin)
Screening of JE SUIS NOIRES (fltr): Director Rachel M'Bon, Ania Anna Mathis, Carmel Fröhlicher-Stines, Mandy Abou Shoak (Photos: Michelle Ettlin)
CALL TO ACTION: In a workshop by SOCIAL FABRIC visitors designed greeting cards and learned from people with refugee experience about their life in Zurich
CALL TO ACTION: In a workshop by SOCIAL FABRIC visitors designed greeting cards and learned from people with refugee experience about their life in Zurich
Lionel Baier, director of CONTINENTAL DRIFT (SOUTH), talking to the audience after the film with host Marcy Goldberg
Lionel Baier, director of CONTINENTAL DRIFT (SOUTH), talking to the audience after the film with host Marcy Goldberg
THE ILLUSION OF ABUNDANCE: Director Matthieu Lietaert (left) discusses with Ueli Locher (Peace Watch Switzerland) and Nina Burri (HEKS) and host Marguerite Meyer (right)
THE ILLUSION OF ABUNDANCE: Director Matthieu Lietaert (left) discusses with Ueli Locher (Peace Watch Switzerland) and Nina Burri (HEKS) and host Marguerite Meyer (right)
Questions from the audience after the screening of THE ILLUSION OF ABUNDANCE
Questions from the audience after the screening of THE ILLUSION OF ABUNDANCE
Host Ania Anna Mathis from the Black Film Festival Zurich introduces the film JE SUIS NOIRES
Host Ania Anna Mathis from the Black Film Festival Zurich introduces the film JE SUIS NOIRES
Standing ovations for JE SUIS NOIRES
Standing ovations for JE SUIS NOIRES
JE SUIS NOIRES: film team and partners from the Black Film Festival Zurich
JE SUIS NOIRES: film team and partners from the Black Film Festival Zurich
Discussion on the reality of women and the protest movements in Iran with the activist Maryam Banihashemi (left) after the screening of UNTIL TOMORROW, hosted by Sascha Bleuler (Director HRFF Zurich)
Discussion on the reality of women and the protest movements in Iran with the activist Maryam Banihashemi (left) after the screening of UNTIL TOMORROW, hosted by Sascha Bleuler (Director HRFF Zurich)
CALL TO ACTION: At the stand of THE RIGHT HUMANS PROJECT, visitors could get items stamped with articles of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights
CALL TO ACTION: At the stand of THE RIGHT HUMANS PROJECT, visitors could get items stamped with articles of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights
CALL TO ACTION: At the stand of THE RIGHT HUMANS PROJECT, visitors could get items stamped with articles of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights
CALL TO ACTION: At the stand of THE RIGHT HUMANS PROJECT, visitors could get items stamped with articles of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Impressions HRFF Zurich 2021

CALL TO ACTION HRFF Zurich 2021

Opening Thursday, 2 December 2021

v.l.n.r. Nina Oppliger, Sascha Lara Bleuler, Josephine Tedder, Janine Bleuler
v.l.n.r. Nina Oppliger, Sascha Lara Bleuler, Josephine Tedder, Janine Bleuler

Friday, 3 December 2021

Saturday 04. Decemer 2021

Sunday 5 December 2021

Monday 6 December 2021

Tuesday 7 December 2021

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Impressions HRFF Zurich 2019

Impressions HRFF Zurich 2018

Impressions HRFF Zurich 2017

Impressions HRFF Zurich 2016

Impressions HRFF Zurich 2015