The Silence of Others at the Human Rights Watch Film Festival

The Silence of Others at the Human Rights Watch Film Festival

Winner of the Berlinale Audience Award, “The Silence of Others” reveals the enduring struggle of victims of Spain’s 40-year dictatorship under Franco.

The Silence of Others

  • Directed by Almudena Carracedo and Robert Bahar, USA / Spain, 2018, 95 minutes.
  • On June 19 at 8 pm. At Film Society Lincoln Center – Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center, 144 W 65th St, New York, NY 10023.
  • On June 20 at 9 pm. At 323 6th Ave, New York, NY 10014.

Filmed over six years, the film follows victims and survivors of Spain’s 40-year dictatorship under Franco as they organize the groundbreaking “Argentine Lawsuit” and fight a state-imposed amnesia of crimes against humanity. The documentary is directed by Emmy-winning filmmakers Almudena Carracedo and Robert Bahar and produced by Pedro Almodóvar and his team.

The film won the Berlinale Panorama Audience Award and Berlinale Peace Film Prize, was a Top Ten Audience Favorite at Hot Docs, and was nominated for the Grand Jury Prize at Sheffield Doc/Fest.

The screenings will be followed by a panel discussion with filmmakers and cast.

  • Film
  • New York
  • Tue, June 19 —
    Wed, June 20, 2018

Venue

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At Film Society Lincoln Center and 323 6th Ave, New York

Admission

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The Silence of Others

Credits

Organized by the Human Rights World Film Festival New York. Co-presented by Sundance Institute, IFP New York, POV American Documentary, International Center for Transitional Justice, Center for Constitutional Rights, Center for Human Rights and Global Justice, NYU School of Law

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