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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CHANGE THE WORLD THROUGH ART

invest in the arts

Be a part of the movement and help change the world  through art. Make a one-time or recurring investment and support the work of our numerous program activities.

volunteer

Make a difference in your community by volunteering with one of our many arts oriented human rights and social justice programs. There are numerous opportunities to engage.

NDHRFF Short Film Competition

The NDHRFF is proud to announce the first local short film competition open to filmmakers in North Dakota and Minnesota. Films must be under 3 minutes in length, can be of any genre, and should reflect a human rights or social justice theme.

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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Would you like to help with an upcoming event? Follow the link below to learn more about the opportunities to volunteer with the Human Family.

UPCOMING EVENTS

September 13 - Fargo-Moorhead LGBT Film Festival

The 12th season of the Fargo-Moorhead LGBT Film Festival opens online Sunday, September 13.

November 8 - Human Rights Film Festival

The 4th season of the North Dakota Human Rights Film Festival opens online Sunday, November 8.

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

An 8-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.

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LATEST NEWS

FMLGBTFF12 to be Held Virtually September 13-19

FMLGBTFF12 to be Held Virtually September 13-19

The 2020 Fargo-Moorhead LGBT Film Festival will take place exclusively online September 13-19. For the twelfth season, virtual attendees will experience high-quality storytelling from 30 different LGBTQ filmmakers from 11 different countries. The films will be...

FMLGBTFF12 Official Artwork

FMLGBTFF12 Official Artwork

The Fargo-Moorhead Film Festival is proud to share the offical poster for our 12th anniversary season. Fargo-based artist Anna Johnson of Flying 7's Fine Art has hand-crafted a collage to celebrate twelve years of celebrating the lived experience of the Lesbian / Gay...

Submission Deadline for NDHRFF4 Approaches

Submission Deadline for NDHRFF4 Approaches

The final submission deadline for the 4th annual North Dakota Human Rights Film Festival is quickly approaching. Filmmakers interested in being considered by the Jury should submit their work by midnight on Monday, August 31, 2020 via FilmFreeway.The mission of the...

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