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 will take place November 2-18, 2021. Join us in-person at theatres throughout North Dakota or online via our virtual cinema. Seating is limited due to the ongoing pandemic.

Our main in-person theatrical screenings and summit will take place in Fargo from November 2-6. The Human Family is partnering with the North Dakota Human Rights Coalition to integrate their 12th Annual Human Rights Summit with educational filmmaking workshops and seminars at the Plains Art Museum in the morning. Film screenings and community discussions will continue into the afternoon and evenings at the historic Fargo Theatre.

Satellite screenings of films and discussions take place in Bismarck, Grand Forks, Jamestown, and Minot through November 18.

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

In-Person Screenings & Community Discussions

2021 Sponsors

Funded in part by Humanities North Dakota, a nonprofit, independent state partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities. Any views, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in the program do not necessarily reflect those of Humanities North Dakota or the National Endowment for the Humanities

2021 Presentation Coalition