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<ul><li><p>8/3/2019 Official Programme PNG Human Rights Film Festival 2011</p><p> 1/12</p><p>7 11December2011,MoresbyArtsTheatre</p><p>Official Programme</p><p>www.hrff.org.pg</p><p>Wewouldliketothankourprimarysponsors:</p><p>Wewouldalsoliketothankoursecondarysponsors:</p><p>AmbassadedeFranceen</p><p>PapouasieNouvelleGuine</p></li><li><p>8/3/2019 Official Programme PNG Human Rights Film Festival 2011</p><p> 2/12</p><p>ThePNGHumanRightsFilmFestivalpromotesgreaterrespect,protectionandfulfilmentofhuman</p><p>rightsforall.Itcreatesaforumfordebatetoempowertheaudiencewiththeunderstandingthat</p><p>personalcommitmentcanmakeadifferencetoenddiscrimination.Thefestivalbringstolifehuman</p><p>rightsstories.Itchallengeseachindividualtoempathizewiththemostvulnerableanddiscriminated</p><p>againstinoursocieties,especiallyvictimsofhumanrightsviolations,andsupportsjusticeforall</p><p>people.</p><p>ThePNGHumanRightsFilmFestivalisamemberofthe</p><p>Festivalexhibitionsandworkshops</p><p> UniversalDeclarationofHumanRightsphotoexhibit. PreventTorture:TheUNSpecialRapporteurontortureandothercruelandinhuman</p><p>treatmentorpunishmentvisitedPNGinMay2010 seehisfindingsandrecommendations.</p><p> MigrationisaboutRights:IOM60thanniversarypicturedisplay. Refugees:DrawingsandpicturesdepictingtheconditionsofrefugeesinPNG. YumiPiksavideoandphotonarrativeworkshopsopentoall.</p><p>Festivalinformation</p><p> Where?AllfilmsandactivitiesattheMoresbyArtsTheatre(MAT),behindtheNational</p><p>ParliamentandnextdoortotheNewZealandHighCommission.</p><p> When?711December.Doorsopenat9.45am. Admissionfee:Adults1kina.Children(under18yrs)free. Refreshmentsavailableforpurchase:MATCafewillbeopen(noalcoholduringthefestival). Noairconditioning onlyfansinauditorium.</p><p>FREEHumanRightsFilmFestivalBus 711December2011 BuseswillrunhourlytoandfromMoresbyArtsTheatrealongtheroutesbelowcommencing</p><p>eachdayat9.00amandcanbeidentifiedbyafestivalposterinthewindow.</p><p> BusesareonlyforpeopletravellingtoandfromtheHumanRightsFilmFestivalattheMoresbyArtsTheatreandarefreeofcharge.</p><p> Thelastpickupwillbearound6.00pmandthebuseswillremainattheMoresbyArtsTheatreuntilthefestivalprogramendsataround8.00pmandbuseswilldodropoffsalong</p><p>thesameroutes.</p><p> Securitywillbeprovided.Route1 Route2 Route3 Route4</p><p>GerehuMainBusStop 9 MileBusStop 6 MileMarketBusStop KokiMarketBusStop</p><p>RainbowBusStop 8 MileBusStop 5 MileRoundaboutBusStop ElaBeachBusStop</p><p>UPNGMainBusStop ErimaJMartBusStop ChinaTownBusStop DownTownBusStop</p><p>WaiganiMain</p><p>Bus</p><p>Stop</p><p>Gordons</p><p>Secondary</p><p>Bus</p><p>StopManu</p><p>Bus</p><p>Stop,</p><p>POM</p><p>General</p><p>HospitalBusStopYacht</p><p>Club</p><p>Bus</p><p>Stop</p><p>VisionCityBusStop WardstripPrimarySchool</p><p>BusStop</p><p>FoodlandBusStop,BorokoMain</p><p>BusStop</p><p>OldHoholaMarket BusStop</p><p>MoresbyArtsTheatre MoresbyArtsTheatre WaiganiStopNshopBusStop HolidayInnBusStop</p><p>MoresbyArtsTheatre MoresbyArtsTheatre</p></li><li><p>8/3/2019 Official Programme PNG Human Rights Film Festival 2011</p><p> 3/12</p><p>Wednesday 7 December</p><p>DoorsOpen:9.45</p><p>10.0012.00OpeningofPNGHumanRightsFilmFestival2011</p><p>10.0010.20Policeband</p><p>10.3010.35Welcome</p><p>10.35 10.40VideoStatementUNHighCommissionerforHumanRights[OHCHR,2011,</p><p>401]2011hasbeenanextraordinaryyearforhumanrights.</p><p>10.4010.45VoicesoftheyouthfromfourdifferentcountriesspeakabouttheArabSpring,</p><p>theroleofsocialmediaanddefendingHumanRights[OHCHR,2011,357].</p><p>10.4511.15Keynoteandremarksbyspecialinvitedguests (GovernorofNCD,DeputyPoliceCommissioner(Operations),SecretaryoftheConstitutionalLawReformCommission,UNResidentCoordinator,DirectorSavetheChildren,AmbassadoroftheEuropeanUnionandAmbassadorofFrance)11.2011.25HumanRightsViolationsinYemen[OHCHR,2011,436]AUNHumanRights</p><p>teamvisitedthecountryinJune2011toconductanassessmentmissionfollowingviolence</p><p>duringdemonstrations.</p><p>11.25 11.30HumanRightsDefenders[OHCHR,2010,756]humanrightsdefendersfrom</p><p>differentcountriesallworkingtoovercomediscriminationofvariouskinds.</p><p>11.3012.00Nestperformers traditionaldancegroup.</p><p>12.30 16.15Screening&amp;Discussiontheme:TorturePrevention</p><p>12.3013.50</p><p>The</p><p>Green</p><p>Wave</p><p>by</p><p>Ali</p><p>Samadi</p><p>Ahadi</p><p>[2010,</p><p>80',</p><p>English</p><p>and</p><p>Persian</p><p>with</p><p>Eng.</p><p>subtitles]. OntheeveoftheJune2009presidentialelections,anewgenerationof</p><p>Iranianswanttobelievethatchangeispossible.Carriedforwardbyanimmensesurgeof</p><p>dissentandfreedom,atidalwavethefamousGreenRevolutionsweepsacrossIran,</p><p>itsgoalbeingtooverturnthestatusquoandremovethegoverningregimefrompower.</p><p>GreenWavetakesanotherlookatthefraudulentelectionthattrippedupMirHossein</p><p>Moussavi,thecandidateonwhomtherevolutionshopeswerepinned,andattheprotest</p><p>demonstrationsandhowtheywereviolentlyputdown.AliSamadiAhadioffersusapowerfuland</p><p>extremelywellconstructedfilminthesameveinasWaltzwithBachir.Mixedwithinterviews,</p><p>amateurvideofootageandotherelectronicmediaproducts,thecartoonrevealstheprotagonists</p><p>humanity,thusaddingtoouremotionaswewitnessthepainfuleventsthatdashedthehopesofa</p><p>wholepeople.</p><p>14.0015.00MyBrother'sKeeper,byJorgenFlindtPedersen[2008,55,TeamProductionsDK]"My</p><p>Brother'sKeeper,"isadocumentaryportrayingthetravelsandworkoftheformerUN</p><p>SpecialRapporteuronTorture,ManfredNowak.Onhismissionstocountriesaround</p><p>theglobehealltoooftenfindsclearevidencethattortureiscommonplaceintoday'sworld.</p><p>Nowak'sjobisfraughtwithobstacles.Hemustconfrontrepresentativesofsomeoftheworld'smost</p><p>powerfulgovernmentsandstruggleswithaUNsystemwithseveralmemberstatesthatarevery</p><p>criticalofhiswork.InthefilmsurvivorsfromChina,ZimbabweandMoldovatelltheirstoriesabout</p></li><li><p>8/3/2019 Official Programme PNG Human Rights Film Festival 2011</p><p> 4/12</p><p>tortureusedtocreatefearandobtainconfessionstrueorfalse.AndaformerUSinterrogation</p><p>officertalksabouthowhetorturedadetaineeinFallujahinIraq,therebydestroyingthevaluesfrom</p><p>hisownupbringing,namelytobe"mybrother'skeeper."</p><p>15.0016.00Paneldiscussion: TheSpecialRapporteuronTorturevisitedPapuaNewGuineain</p><p>May2010onofficialmissionandmaderecommendationstopreventtortureandimprove</p><p>conditionsof</p><p>detention</p><p>in</p><p>the</p><p>country;</p><p>what</p><p>has</p><p>been</p><p>done</p><p>to</p><p>prevent</p><p>torture</p><p>since</p><p>the</p><p>Special</p><p>Rapporteursmissionandwhatotheractionisneeded?</p><p>16.30 20.00Screening&amp;Discussiontheme:RighttoHealth&amp;EndingDiscrimination</p><p>ontheBasisofSexualOrientationandGenderIdentity</p><p>16.3016.47TuMaiTakatapui byRobynPatersonforNZAIDSFoundation[2010,18] Tautoko</p><p>(respect)andaroha(love)playakeyroleinyoungpeopleslives. TuMaiTakatapuihas</p><p>beendesignedtohelpwhanau(family)understandandsupporttheirlovedoneswhoare</p><p>comingtotermswiththeirsexualityorgenderidentity. Thevideohighlightsthestrengths</p><p>ofsupportnetworksavailabletotakatapui(theMaoriculturalidentitytermfortransgenderedand/</p><p>orgayindividuals)andprovidesinformationoncomingoutandkeepingourpeoplesafe</p><p>16.50 18.25TransamericabyDuncanTucker[2005,103]. Apreoperativemaletofemale</p><p>transsexualtakesanunexpectedjourneywhenshelearnsthatshefatheredason,nowa</p><p>teenagerunawayhustlingonthestreetsofNewYork.</p><p>18.30 19.00PacificVoicesbyA.DragonProductions[24]Sexualminoritiesaresomeofthe</p><p>communitiesmostatriskofHIVandareoftenthesilentvoicesinthePacific. Research</p><p>showsthatthedevelopmentofinclusive,strongandsupportivecommunitiesand</p><p>organizationsisessentialforbuildinganHIVresilientcommunityandhelpingmarginalizedpeople</p><p>accesshealthcareresources. Peopleneedtodiscusshowwecanhighlighttheissuesofsexual</p><p>minoritiestothewidercommunitysotheirvoicesandconcernscanbeheardandaddressed.</p><p>19.05</p><p>19.10</p><p>Videomessage</p><p>by</p><p>the</p><p>UN</p><p>High</p><p>Commissioner</p><p>for</p><p>Human</p><p>Rights</p><p>End</p><p>discrimination</p><p>on</p><p>thebasisofsexualorientation.</p><p>19.10 20.10 Paneldiscussion:Whatcanbedonetoenddiscriminationonthebasisofsexual</p><p>orientationandgenderidentityinPapuaNewGuineaandensureallofuscanequallyenjoy</p><p>fundamentalhumanrightsliketherighttohealth?</p><p>Closing:20.15</p><p>Thursday 8 December</p><p>DoorsOpen:9.45</p><p>10.0012.00Filmsonavarietyofhumanrightsthemes</p><p>10.0010.13PathtoJusticebyPenalReformInternational[2004,13].PathtoJusticefollowsthe</p><p>workdaysoffourparalegalsfromtheParalegalAdvisoryServiceinMalawi.Anoverwhelming</p><p>majorityofAfricanprisonersdonothaveaccesstoalawyer.Butpeopleatthebeginningofthe</p><p>criminaljusticeprocessdonotnecessarilyneedaccesstoone.Trainedparalegals,likeparamedics,</p><p>canprovidefirstlegalaidthatisbothappropriateandeffective.Thefilmshowshowtheyareableto</p><p>providelegaleducation,adviceandassistanceonthefrontlineforcriminaljustice.</p></li><li><p>8/3/2019 Official Programme PNG Human Rights Film Festival 2011</p><p> 5/12</p><p>10.20 11.25WhokilledNatacha?byMylneSauloy[2011,65]Grozny.July2009.ThebodyofjournalistandhumanrightsdefenderNatashaEstemirovaisdiscoveredbythesideofthe</p><p>road.Likeherfriend,AnnaPolitkovskaya, Estemirovasoughttopublicisewhatwas</p><p>happeninginChechnyna.LikePolitkovskaya,shereceivedseveraldeaththreatsfrom</p><p>ChechenpresidentRamzanKadyrov.Inthisinvestigation,weexaminethesilencingofvoicesof</p><p>dissentin</p><p>Russia.</p><p>11.4512.00CelebratingAchievementsRwandaWomenbyEricKabera[15]Afterthe1994</p><p>genocideinRwanda,thewomenofRwandacelebratetheirachievements.Themostimportant</p><p>achievementiscertainlyandundisputedlytheconstitutionsprovisionswithregardtogender.</p><p>12.3016.15Screening&amp;Discussiontheme:Sorceryrelatedkillingsandimpunity</p><p>12.3014.35BackyardbyCarlosCarrera[2009,122]Anastonishingfictionalaccountofthe</p><p>unendingseriesofmurdersofyoungwomeninCiudadJuarez,Mexico,which</p><p>beganin1996.Mostofthevictimsarelowpaidlaborerswhohavebeen</p><p>drawn</p><p>to</p><p>the</p><p>town</p><p>by</p><p>the</p><p>possibility</p><p>of</p><p>work</p><p>at</p><p>American</p><p>owned</p><p>factories.</p><p>In</p><p>thefilmMexicanpoliceofficerBlancaBravoissenttoCuidadJuareztoinvestigateand</p><p>comestolearnrealitiesofthesewomen'slives,aswellasthetruthaboutapoliceforceandlocal</p><p>powerstructureembodiedbyentrepreneurMickeySantosthathasceasedtocare.</p><p>14.45 15.10KillingthewitchesPapuaNewGuineabyJourneymanPicturesltd.[2005,16.57]</p><p>AccusationsofwitchcraftarepromptingaseriesofbrutalmurdersinPNG.Thevictimsareusually</p><p>oldladies,beatentodeathwiththeapprovaloftheirneighbours."Oncetheyeliminatethesorcerer</p><p>theyfeelsafe,"explainspoliceofficerTamgoNimne.Localsbelievethatallmisfortunehappensfora</p><p>reasonandsosorceryoffersanexplanationfortheseeminglyinexplicable.Thosesuspectedof</p><p>castingspellsareoftentorturedbyothervillagersuntiltheyconfesstotheircrimesornameother</p><p>sorcerers.</p><p>15.15 16.15 Paneldiscussion: Concernshavebeenexpressedaboutthephenomenonofsorcery</p><p>relatedkillingsinPapuaNewGuineaandthelackofprotectionforvictimsandwitnesses.Whatis</p><p>thesituation?Whatmorecanbedonetocombatimpunityforthesecrimesandtoprotecthuman</p><p>rightsdefenderswhoareworkingtosupportvictimsseekjusticeandmedicalcare?</p><p>16.30 20.00Screening&amp;Discussiontheme:SexualViolenceagainstWomen</p><p>16.30 17.46TheGreatestSilence:RapeintheCongobyLisaF.Jackson[2007,76,French,Swahili,</p><p>Lingala,Mashi,subtitled].Thisextraordinaryfilmwasshotinthewarzonesofthe</p><p>DemocraticRepublicofCongo(DRC).Itshattersthesilencethatsurroundstheuseof</p><p>sexualviolenceasaweaponofconflict.Manytensofthousandsofwomenandgirls</p><p>havebeen</p><p>systematically</p><p>kidnapped,</p><p>raped,</p><p>mutilated</p><p>and</p><p>tortured</p><p>by</p><p>soldiers</p><p>from</p><p>bothforeignmilitiasandtheCongolesearmy.Asurvivorofgangrapeherself,EmmyAward</p><p>winningfilmmakerLisaF.JacksontravelsthroughtheDRCtounderstandwhatishappeningand</p><p>why.</p><p>17.5018.50TheChildrenWeSacrificebyGracePoore[2000,61].ShotinIndia,SriLanka,Canada</p><p>andtheUnitedStates,thisevocative,visuallypowerfuldocumentaryisaboutincestuous</p><p>sexualabuseoftheSouthAsiangirlchild.Byinterweavingsurvivors'narratives,including</p></li><li><p>8/3/2019 Official Programme PNG Human Rights Film Festival 2011</p><p> 6/12</p><p>theproducer'sownstory,withinterviewswithSouthAsianmentalhealthprofessionals,andwith</p><p>statisticalinformation,aswellaspoetryandart,TheChildrenWeSacrificethemanylayersofa</p><p>subjecttraditionallyshroudedinsecrecy.Insightsintothefarreachingpsychological,socialand</p><p>culturalconsequencesofincestareaccompaniedbythoughtfulassessmentsofstrategiesthathave</p><p>helpedadultwomencopewithchildhoodtrauma.Thevideoalsoanalysessocialandcultural</p><p>resistanceinSouthAsiaandtheDiasporatodealingwithincest'scausesanditseffectsonitsvictims.</p><p>Thispersonal</p><p>and</p><p>collective</p><p>letter</p><p>from</p><p>South</p><p>Asian</p><p>incest</p><p>survivors</p><p>and</p><p>their</p><p>advocates</p><p>is</p><p>both</p><p>avalidationoftheirstruggleandacompellingchargetoprotectfuturegenerationsofchildrenbetter.</p><p>18.55 19.00PortMoresby:Asafercityforwomenandgirls[UNW,2011,6]Asnapshotofthe</p><p>situationofviolence,insecurityandsexualharassmentinthemarketsandotherpublicspacesof</p><p>PortMoresby.</p><p>19.0020.00Paneldiscussion:WhatisthesituationofsexualviolenceinPNGandhowdoesthis</p><p>impactthewomen,men,girlsandboysofournation?</p><p>Closing:20.15</p><p>Friday 9 December</p><p>DoorsOpen:9.45</p><p>10.0016.30 Screening&amp;Discussiontheme:Refugees&amp;Migrants</p><p>10.0010.35RefugeesRightsareHumanRights[UNHCR,8]Thisdocumentarydepictsthe</p><p>conditionsthatrefugeeshavetogothroughintheirowncountriesaswellasthe</p><p>hardshiptheyhavetofaceintryingtoestablishthemselvesinanothercountry.Tomost</p><p>people,HumanRightsisanabstractconceptbecausewedonotreallyknowwhatitis</p><p>liketobereducedtojustclothesonourbackswithnorightsandprotectionsome</p><p>refugeesaroundtheworldtelladifferentstory.Unfortunatelythisistheirdailylife.</p><p>AyearofChallenges[UNHCR,12].NarratedbyAngelinaJolie.Thisfilmprovidesan</p><p>overviewof</p><p>external</p><p>and</p><p>internal</p><p>displacements</p><p>and</p><p>refugee</p><p>situations</p><p>around</p><p>the</p><p>globetofindingdurablesolutionsforrefugees.FocusonPakistani,Kyrgyzstan,</p><p>Somalia,SriLanka,Sudan,DemocraticRepublicoftheCongo,Liberia,Tunisiaand</p><p>Libya.Thisreallifeshortdocumentarygivesaclearpictureofchallengesrefugeesand</p><p>InternallyDisplacedPersonsgothroughandhowUNHCRhelprefugeesandthoseinternallyand</p><p>externallydisplacedpersons.</p><p>Carly[UNHCR,1999/2000,7].Ananimatedfantasyfilm,whichtellsthestoryofachildseekingrefugeandacceptance.Carlyisforcedtofleeherhomeandexperiences</p><p>insecurityandrejectionbeforefindingwarmth,protectionandaffectioninamost</p><p>unlikelynewhome.Carlyisaneducationaltoolforchildren58yearsoldbutitisalsogoodforanyonetoseebecauseitisdesignedtotacklethemessuchascultural</p><p>differences</p><p>and</p><p>exile.</p><p>10.3512.25WelcomebyPhilippeLioret[2009,110,FrenchwithEngl.Subtitles].Bilalis</p><p>17yearsold,aKurdishboyfromIraq.Hesetsoffonanadventurefilledjourneyacross</p><p>Europe.HewantstogettoEnglandtoseehislovewholivesthere.Bilalfinallyreaches</p><p>Calais,buthowdoyoucover32kilometresoftheEnglishChannelwhenyoucan'tswim?</p><p>Theboysoondiscoversthathistripwon'tbeaseasyasheimagined...Thecommunityof</p><p>strugglingillegalaliensinCalaisiscapturedwithauthenticity,fromthepointofviewofpeoplewho</p></li><li><p>8/3/2019 Official Programme PNG Human Rights Film Festival 2011</p><p> 7/12</p><p>arrivedthereknowingnothingaboutFrance.Thisimmigrantdrama,withwonderfulperformances</p><p>bytheactors,isastrongstorywhichusesdocumentaryausterityandminimaliststyletocreatea</p><p>greatemotionalimpact.</p><p>12.3013.20ThePacificSolutionbyJamesFrankham[2005,50].Theremarkablestory</p><p>oftheTampaboys,youngAfghanirefugeeswhowererescuedoffthecoastofAustralia</p><p>bythe</p><p>MV</p><p>Tampa,</p><p>the</p><p>new</p><p>home</p><p>they</p><p>found</p><p>in</p><p>New</p><p>Zealand,</p><p>and</p><p>the</p><p>remarkable</p><p>quest</p><p>oftheirfamiliestojointhem.Throughtheprismoftheirjourney,thisintimate</p><p>documentaryexaminesthepoliticalcontext,andtheloomingrefugeecrisisfacingour</p><p>world.PacificSolutionfollowsthelivesofanumberofAfghaniboys,nowlivinginNewZealand,who</p><p>arereunitedwithfamilymembersfromtheirhomeland.Theboys,travellingaloneandescapingthe</p><p>brutalityoftheTaliban,hadbeenrescuedfromanovercrowdedsinkingboatbytheTampa,a</p><p>Norwegianfrieighter.</p><p>13.2513.55ThePacificSchoolofMedicineCubanhealthcooperationinAsiaPacificbyTim</p><p>Anderson[2009,20].A'Pacificschool'intheCaribbean!Cubaisaworldleaderin</p><p>healthtraining.Thereisaglobalshortageofhealthworkers;privatizedsystems</p><p>alwaysdeprivepoorandruralcommunitiesofdoctors.In2008the700Timor</p><p>Leste</p><p>and</p><p>Kiribati</p><p>students</p><p>studying</p><p>medicine</p><p>in</p><p>Cuba</p><p>were</p><p>joined</p><p>by</p><p>students</p><p>from</p><p>all</p><p>o...</p></li></ul>