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“Hundreds of thousands of women have been systematically raped in the Congolese “war on women”. Lisa F Jackson's essential documentary gives them a voice.”
– Natalie Hanman, The Guardian, March 20th, 2008

Screenings & Events

 

Festivals

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Past Screenings & Events

  • March 2, 2010 @ 9:00 PM: Human Rights Watch International Film Festival in Toronto
  • November 28th, 2009: International Images Film Festival for Women (IIFF) in Harare, Zimbabwe
    • "The Greatest Silence: Rape in the Congo” won in the category "Best Documentary"
  • March 3rd-15th, 2009: International Human Rights Film Festival Paris
  • December 4th-10th, 2008: One World International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival in Prishtina
  • November 12th-30th, 2008: Human Rights Arts & Film Festival
    • HRAFF »
    • Canberra-Melbourne-Sydney, Australia
    • Canberra - Fri 21 November, 2008 @ 6:30pm

      Melbourne - Sat 22 November, 2008 @ 3:00pm

      Sydney - Tues 25 November, 2008 @ 6:15pm

  • November 21st, 2008: Dunia Moja - One World Human Rights Film Festival in Nairobi
    • Dunia Moja
    • Nairobi, Kenya
    • Official Selection

  • November 13th-16th, 2008: Pravo Ljudski Human Rights Film Festival in Sarajevo
    • Pravo Ljudski »
    • Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
    • “The Greatest Silence: Rape in the Congo” was chosen for the opening night screening

  • November 12th-16th, 2008: One World International Documentary Film Festival, Bratislava
  • November 13th-16th, 2008: REEL AWARENESS - Amnesty International Human Rights Film Festival in Toronto
  • November 7th-9th, 2008: Rocky Mountain Women’s Film Festival
  • October 15th-22nd, 2008: Bergen International Film Festival
    • BIFF »
    • Bergen, Norway
    • Official Selection

  • September 25th-October 4th, 2008: International Documentary Film Festival of Mexico City
    • DOCSDF »
    • Mexico City, Mexico
    • Official Selection

  • September, 2008: San Francisco Human Rights International Film Festival
    • (Opening Night film.)

  • September 13th-28th: Take One: Action! Film Festival
  • September 18th-20th, 2008: International Black DocuFest in Atlanta
    • IBDF »
    • Atlanta, GA
    • Best Human Rights Watch Documentary

  • July 11th-20th, 2008: Zanzibar International Film Festival
    • ZIFF »
    • Zanzibar, Tanzania
    • Official Selection

  • June 12th-24th, 2008: Human Rights Watch International Film Festival in New York
  • May 23rd-26th, 2008: Film Festival for Woman Rights in Seoul
    • FIWOM
    • Seoul, South Korea
    • Official Selection

  • May 8th-15th, 2008: Flying Broom International Women’s Film Festival
    • FBIWFF »
    • Ankara, Turkey
    • Official Selection

  • April 24, 2008: Rome Independent Film Festival
  • March 28- April 3, 2008: Montreal Human Rights Film Festival
    • Montreal, Quebec
  • March, 2008: International Film Festival & Forum on Human Rights
    • Geneva, Switzerland
    • (Screening on International Women’s Day in conjunction with the United Nations Council on Human Rights conference: The Role of Women in the Struggle Against Impunity.)

  • March 16-30, 2008: London Human Rights Watch International Film Festival
  • March 7-16, 2008: International Film Festival on Human Rights (FIFDH)
  • March 5-13, 2008: One World International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival, Prague
    • One World Prague »
    • Prague, Czech Republic
    • (Opening Night film; entire festival dedicated to raising donations for rape survivors in the DRC.)

  • February 15-18, 2008: Amnesty International Human Rights Film Festival in Seattle
    • Seattle, WA
  • : Women’s Film Festival, VT 2008
    • »
    • Official Selection

  • : Indianapolis International Film Festival 2008
    • »
    • Official Selection

  • : High Falls Film Festival 2008
    • »
    • Official Selection

  • January 17-27, 2008: Sundance Film Festival 2008
    • Sundance »
    • Utah
    • Winner: Special Jury Prize for Documentaries

  • 2007: Amnesty International Film Festival
    • Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    • Winner: Movies That Matter Distribution Award 2007. (Screened as a work-in-progress.)