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

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


The fifth annual North Dakota Human Rights Film Festival and Summit will take place November 2-18, 2021. Join us in-person at theatres throughout North Dakota or online via our virtual cinema.

Our main festival and summit will take place in Fargo November 2-6 with educational workshops and seminars at the Plains Art Museum in the morning and film screenings and community discussions in the afternoon at the historic Fargo Theatre. Satellite screenings of films will take place throughout North Dakota through November 18.

Our official program outlining guests, dates, and selected films will be released imminently.

Join our eNewsletter Human Voices for up-to-date information about the festival.

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2019 | Third Annual Festival

First-time filmmakers Gregory DeSaye and Chelsy Ciavarella were joined on the stage by photographer Shane Balkowitsch for a discussion of their feature documentary, “Balkowitsch.”