changing the world through art

Join us and help educate, engage and facilitate discussion in our communities around local and word-wide human rights topics through the work of filmmakers and artists.

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what we do

OUR PROGRAMS

The North Dakota Human Rights Film Festival

Educating and engage our communities around human rights and social justice through the work of filmmakers.

The North Dakota Human Rights Arts Festival

A traveling art exhibition that travels throughout the state of North Dakota to promote human rights and social justice.

The Fargo-Moorhead LGBT Film Festival

Celebrating Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender lived experiences through the visions of innovative filmmakers.

The North Dakota Environmental Rights Film Festival

Highlying the interdependence and connectedness between environmental rights and human rights.

home. The Homelessness Crisis in North Dakota

A multi-part limited series documenting the homelessness crisis in North Dakota, and the organizations and individuals fighting to end it.

those among us: the human rights champions of north dakota

A contemporary history project documenting North Dakota’s human rights and social justice warriors.

Accepting Submissions

The 5th annual North Dakota Human Rights Arts Festival is accepting submission through October 31.

Upcoming Events

Through October 31 | North Dakota Human Rights Arts Festival

The North Dakota Human Rights Arts Festival is accepting submissions for our fifth season. Artists from all mediums are invited to submit their work for consideration. The deadline to be considered by the Jury is midnight, Sunday, October 31, 2022.

November 2-9 | North Dakota Human Rights Film Festival & Summit

The fifth annual North Dakota Human Rights Film Festival takes place November 2-6.

What Drives Us

OUR MISSION

The Human Family is a non-partisan 501(c)(3) founded to change our communities through art. The mission of The Human Family is to educate, engage and facilitate discussion around local and word-wide human rights topics through the work of filmmakers and artists.

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LATEST NEWS

Multi-City Screening Dates Announced

Multi-City Screening Dates Announced

The North Dakota Human Rights Film Festival and Summit is excited to announce the official screening dates for the 2021 festival. Traveling throughout North Dakota, the festival will take place November 2-18, 2021 in a hybrid format, with both in-person and online...

NDHRFF5 Official Poster Released

NDHRFF5 Official Poster Released

The North Dakota Human Rights Film Festival is excited to share the official poster for NDHRFF5, designed by Indigenous artist Inkpa Mani.

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