FESTIVALS: One World 2017 Announces Lineup and Other Programmes

    Communion by Anna Zamecka Communion by Anna Zamecka

    PRAGUE: The 19th edition of One World International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival will screen 121 documentaries in 15 thematic categories from 6 to 15 March 2017. The festival will present unique footage from both sides of the conflict with Islamism.

    Twelve films will screen in the International Competition, thirteen films will compete for the Václav Havel Jury Award in the Right to Know section and twelve domestic documentaries were selected in the newly established Czech Competition.

    A new thematic category is Vote for Change!, which reflects the growth of populism in the world. Other thematic categories are: Dreams of Europe, Family Happiness, Who's Normal?, Face of the City, Journeys to Freedom, So-called Civilisation, The Power of the Media and Panorama.

    The International Competition Jury is composed of: Bruno Dequen, Florencia Santucho, Leena Pasanen and Liang Zhao. The Czech Competition Jury is composed of: Emel Celebi, Veton Nurkollari, Iris Olsson and Barbara Orlicz, while the Václav Havel Jury is composed of: Andrés Cañizalez, Artur Sakunts, María Carrion, Moataz Al-Fegieri and Tetiana Pechonchyk.

    Click HERE for more information and the guests list.


    Burma Storybook (Czech Republic, Netherlands, Norway)
    Directed by Petr Lom

    Communion (Poland)
    Directed by Anna Zamecka

    Exile (France)
    Directed by Rithy Panh

    Hissein Habré, A Chadian Tragedy (France, Chad)
    Directed by Mahamat-Saleh Haroun

    Machines (India, Germany, Finland)
    Directed by Rahul Jain

    Nowhere to Hide (Norway, Sweden)
    Directed by Zaradasht Ahmed

    Plastic China (China)
    Directed by Jiu-liang Wang

    Raving Iran (Switzerland)
    Directed by Susanne Regina Meures

    The Good Postman (Finland, Bulgaria)
    Directed by Tonislav Hristov

    The Pearl of Africa (Sweden, Kenya, Thailand, Uganda)
    Directed by Jonny Vallström

    We Are Humanity (France, India)
    Alexandre Dereims


    A Hole in the Head / Díra v hlavě (Czech Republic, Slovakia)
    Directed by Robert Kirchhoff

    Arms Ready / Do zbraně (Czech Republic)
    Directed by Barbora Chalupová

    Czech Allah / Český Alláh (Czech Republic)
    Directed by Zuzana Piussi

    Don't Take My Life / Exekuce (Czech Republic)
    Directed by Andrea Culková

    Epidemic of Freedom / Epidemie svobody (Czech Republic)
    Directed by Tereza Reichová, Hynek Reich Štětka, Hynek Reich Štětka

    Children Online / Děti online (Czech Republic)
    Directed by Kateřina Hager

    I Won't Sell My Soul / Duši neprodám (Czech Republic)
    Directed by Eva Tomanová

    Ida's Idea / O čo ide Idě (Czech Republic)
    Directed by Tomáš Kudrna

    Love Me If You Can / Miluj mě, jestli to dokážeš (Czech Republic)
    Directed by Dagmar Smržová

    My Name Is Hungry Buffalo / Jmenuji se Hladový Bizon (Czech Republic)
    Directed by Pavel Jurda

    Teaching War / Výchova k válce (Czech Republic)
    Directed by Adéla Komrzý