The 11th International Festival of Documentary films on human rights Bir-Duyno will be held in Bishkek on November 6-10. The human rights movement informed 24.kg news agency.
The slogan of this festival is «Human rights and freedoms for the benefit of sustainable development.»
At least 17 films from
Discussions of the authors and leading experts with the audience will traditionally take place after watching each film.
The festival is held annually since 2007. In Central Asia, it is the only festival of documentary films on human rights. It is held at the international level with the participation of government representatives, international and civil society, experts and filmmakers, cultural and art figures, media, human rights activists and film lovers.
According to the organizers, in 2017 innovative workshops and master classes will be held within the framework of the festival: «Equal opportunities for people with disabilities», «Dialogue of Generations», «Sexual Violence Against Children», «Women, Security, Peace and Development», «Together in Combating Human Trafficking», «Economic Growth through the Development of Regions.»