The Global Campus of Human Rights cordially invites you to the live panel: “The Trial: The State of Russia vs. Oleg Sentsov” with the participation of Askold Kurov, Director of the documentary about the Ukrainian film Director Oleg Sentsov, who was sentenced to 20 years imprisonment for terrorism and arms trafficking after a trial denounced as “Stalinist”.
The live panel will take place on 26 August 2019 at 15.30 at the Global Campus of Human Rights Headquarters, the Monastery of San Nicolò – Riviera San Nicolò 26, Lido-Venice and it will be live-streamed on our Facebook channel.
The following representatives and speakers of the Summer School in Cinema Human Rights and Advocacy will attend the panel:
Askold Kurov, director and producer;
Emma Sandon, Senior Lecturer in Film and Television, Birbeck University of London;
William Schabas, Professor of International Law, Middlesex University London;
Nick Danziger, photographer and filmmaker, CHRA Executive Director;
Claudia Modonesi, CHRA Program Director.
About the Summer School in Cinema Human Rights and Advocacy:
The 14th edition of the Summer School in Cinema Human Rights and Advocacy is a training initiative jointly developed by the Global Campus of Human Rights (GC) and Picture People. The 10-day intense training is aimed at young professionals wishing to broaden their understanding on the connections between human rights, films, digital media and video advocacy, to share ideas and foster participatory and critical thinking on urgent human rights issues, debate with experts and filmmakers from all over the world during the 76th Venice International Film Festival and learn how to use films as a tool for social and cultural change.