Today is a sad day for us at the Social Justice Film Festival. In yet another tragic human rights violation in Honduras, Berta Cáceres, an indigenous human rights and environmental activist, has been murdered. Cáceres was profiled in this year’s Best Feature winning film, Resistencia. Continue reading
After much deliberation, given the high caliber of all of this year’s films, we are pleased to announce the winners of the 2015 Social Justice Film Festival in the categories of Best Feature, Best Short, and Best Micro-Short: Continue reading
Check out this year’s official trailer, showcasing the 11 fantastic short and feature-length films on the topic of food justice to be screened October 16-17, 2015. Continue reading
Are you passionate about food justice and films? So are we! The Social Justice Film Festival is pleased to announce we will be sponsoring a special Food Justice Film Screening on October 16 and 17, 2015 in partnership with Columbia Legal Services—and we want to see YOUR films! Continue reading
The Social Justice Film Festival is proud to announce the winning 2014 films, in the following categories. The 12-day festival, held October 18-30, featured 50 films from around the world, with a special focus on prisoner justice. Continue reading
Be sure to check out the official trailer, featuring a sampling of this year’s 51 films! Continue reading
Be sure to check out their great line-up: a warmup for our festival which starts on the 18th! We particularly recommend the International Rights Shorts Program that will be screening on Monday October 13 at 5pm at the Northwest Film Forum. Description: Although LGBT people enjoy more legal protections in some… Continue reading
A notable feature this year: More than 40% of the festival’s official selections, including a U.S. premiere, have women directors, several from the Seattle area. Continue reading
We are excited to announce a fantastic line-up of films for the 2014 Social Justice Film Festival!
Tickets and Early-Bird Passes are now on sale! Continue reading
The 2014 Social Justice Film Festival has completed review of more than 400 submissions and has made an official selection of more than 50 films.
The festival will run from October 18-30. Continue reading