News & Updates

Updates and information about Human Family projects and events.

Interview with filmmaker Ishwari Rajak

Ishwari Rajak has already changed one man’s perspective on menstruation. She’s hoping her documentary short, “The Invisible War on Blood,” will change many more. We think it will. We’re showing “The Invisible War on Blood” at the film festival tomorrow night (with...

Interview with filmmaker Dan Goldes

The North Dakota Human Rights Film Festival opens on Wednesday night with director Dan Goldes’ film “Arrested (Again).” The documentary short tells the story of Karen Topakian, longtime activist who’s been arrested dozens of times for nonviolent civil disobedience. We...

Spiritual Leaders to open Festival

FARGO, N.D. (November 14, 2017) – As part of the North Dakota Human Rights Film and Arts Festival’s mission to educate and embrace cultural differences, each evening of the film festival at the historic Fargo Theater will begin with a prayer of peace, inspiration and...

Friday Night’s Screenings Sold Out

We're excited to share that Friday night's screening of "Awake, a Dream from Standing Rock" with the panel discussion "Reflections of Standing Rock" is sold out! “Awake” documents the peaceful resistance of Standing Rock Sioux Tribe to the Dakota Access Pipeline,...

Human Rights Arts Festival Open Monday

FARGO, N.D. (November 10, 2017) – The North Dakota Human Rights Arts Festival opens Monday, November 13 at the Spirit Room in downtown Fargo, North Dakota. Individuals may view the work in the exhibition Monday through Saturday, 1:30 - 5:00 p.m. The exhibition will be...