Year-Round Events Calendar

Outside of our annual film and art festivals, we are dedicated to bringing you screenings and events throughout the year that entertain, enlighten, inspire, and challenge communities throughout North Dakota. See below for upcoming and archived year-round events. And check back often or join our monthly mailing list for updates and new additions!

Slay the Dragon

Slay the Dragon

September 2 and 9, 2021 | Theatrical

A high-tech gerrymandering initiative launched 10 years ago threatens to undermine our democracy. SLAY THE DRAGON follows everyday people as they fight to make their votes matter.

Presented by Dakota Resource Council, North Dakota Human Rights Coalition, The Human Family, the League of Women Voters of the Red River Valley, North Dakota Native Vote, North Dakotans for Public Integrity, and North Dakota Voters First.

Seeding Change: The Power of Conscious Commerce

Seeding Change: The Power of Conscious Commerce

May 11-13, 2021 | Virtual

20 years ago, a young group of social entrepreneurs joined a movement to change the world through the pursuit of an alternative economic model and practice of conscious commerce. Seeding Change is about “triple bottom line” businesses that consider the social, environmental and financial impacts of their companies and address some of today‚Äôs most challenging issues.

This award-winning documentary empowers viewers to be part of the solution by voting with their dollars and supporting the brands and products that align with their values.

Our Right to Gaze: Black Film Identities

Our Right to Gaze: Black Film Identities

February 14-28, 2021 | Virtual

A collection of six shorts where filmmakers gaze at themselves and their world, attempting to make sense of what they see reflected back.

From gripping drama to heart-warming comedy, Our Right to Gaze: Black Film Identities features timely stories from Black artists that take us outside of the ordinary.

Other Events For You

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

Artist Inkpa Mani.The North Dakota Human Rights Film Festival is excited to share the official poster for NDHRFF5. This stunning piece of work was hand created by Inkpa Mani. Mani is an Indigenous artist who grew up in the lands now known as Mexico and the United...

Call for Artists: FMLGBTFF14 Poster

Call for Artists: FMLGBTFF14 Poster

The Fargo-Moorhead LGBT Film Festival is seeking local artists from the LGBTQ+ communities to develop the brand of the 14th annual festival, scheduled for September 2022. The final art design will be used as the source for our official theatrical poster artwork,...

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