Welcome to IHRC Film Union

At IHRC Film Union, we are driven by a powerful vision – a world where the art of filmmaking empowers and enlightens, where the voices of filmmakers and film workers are heard, and where human rights are celebrated through the medium of cinema. As a subsidiary agency of the International Human Rights Council (IHRC), we are proud to be at the intersection of art and advocacy, committed to fostering a global community of filmmakers and film workers who share our passion for social justice.

Our Mission

Our mission is clear and compelling: to harness the power of film to champion human rights and social justice causes worldwide. We believe that film has the unique ability to transcend boundaries, cultures, and languages, making it an invaluable tool for raising awareness, sparking conversation, and driving positive change.

Who We Are

IHRC Film Union is a dynamic social organization that unites filmmakers and film workers from diverse backgrounds and experiences. Whether you are a seasoned director, a budding screenwriter, a dedicated cinematographer, a talented editor, or any other contributor to the world of cinema, our doors are open to you. We believe that every individual involved in the filmmaking process has a crucial role to play in shaping the narratives that shape our world.

Our Commitment

  1. Promoting Human Rights: We are unwavering in our commitment to promoting and protecting human rights. Through film, we shine a spotlight on issues such as social justice, equality, freedom, and more. We work tirelessly to amplify the voices of those whose stories deserve to be told.
  2. Supporting Filmmakers: We provide a platform for filmmakers to connect, collaborate, and create impactful content. Whether you’re a seasoned filmmaker or just starting, we offer resources, mentorship, and networking opportunities to help you reach your full potential.
  3. Empowering Film Workers: Film is a collaborative art, and we recognize the vital contributions of every film worker, from grips and gaffers to makeup artists and production assistants. We advocate for fair working conditions, wages, and opportunities for all involved in the industry.
  4. Cultural Exchange: We celebrate the rich diversity of cultures around the world and believe that film is a powerful medium for cross-cultural understanding. We facilitate exchanges between filmmakers and film workers from different regions, fostering a global community of storytellers.

Get Involved

Join our growing community of filmmakers, film workers, and advocates for social change. Whether you want to collaborate on a project, attend our events, or simply stay updated on the latest developments in the world of human rights cinema, IHRC Film Union welcomes you with open arms.

Together, we can use the magic of film to make the world a more just and compassionate place. Join us in our mission to create, inspire, and transform through the art of cinema. Together, we can make a difference.