-About The Festival-
The We The Peoples Film Festival screens films related to international development, human security, human rights, the environment and related global issues.
The We the Peoples Film Festival is in its 18th season and has screened more than 400 films and initiated the UK's first peace-themed film season, video-streaming workshops for Non-Governmental Organisations, and the world’s first festival of films on international development by young directors.
Encourage filmmakers/creatives to work together to raise awareness of the Three Pillars of Freedom through screening of films created around these themes.
Three Pillars of Freedom and the Environment
* Freedom from want: Through the achievement of the UN Sustainable Development Goals
* Freedom from fear: Through efforts to bring about collective security and peace.
* Freedom to live in dignity: Through the application of justice for all, from the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
We The People’s Film Festival initiated the UK’s first peace themed season, video streaming workshops for NGOs. It's screenings take place in cinemas in universities, cafes, clubs and other venues as well as commercial cinemas in London.
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Best Film in Festival
Best Film: Human Development
Best Film: Human Rights
Best Film: Human Security
Best Film: Environment
Submissions will be accepted from January 25 2023
Films can also be submitted either via online screener or by Two(2) DVDS. The tracking number, film title, film category and running time MUST be clearly labelled on the two DVDs. Please avoid stickers on the cover. Submitted copies will not be returned
Insurance is your responsibility. We will not return your submission unless payment is arranged.
If your submission is chosen for screening, we will notify you before 20 October 2023. The judges decision is final.
Material release statement
As the producers authorised representative, I accept the conditions as set out on the festival website and I grant its organisers the rights to publicly display the material during the We the Peoples Film Festival in November 2023 as well as to use footage for any promotional from the film/video and its publicity materials for associated promotional purposes.