WITNESS launches an intensive program to support Brazilians in their efforts to end police violence and strengthen the call for accountability and justice.
- 03 April | News and Events | laimah | No comment
Join us in person at Rutgers or online for a panel discussion on Women Filmmakers’ Approaches to Independent, Advocacy, and Activist Films.
- 12 June | Press | laimah | No comment
WITNESS launches an online system for documenting police violence in Brazil. The BBC covers it.
- 09 January | Press | laimah | No comment
We curated nearly 2,300 videos from 100 countries this past year. Then we made one video.
“Say hi to your mom. You will be an Internet celebrity.” With these words, a pack of Neo-Nazis publicly taunted and tortured a Russian teenager—outing him to the entire world in a country where it is illegal to be gay. The perpetrators intended to share
In the long running civil war in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), children as young as eight years old were used as soldiers. Congolese activist Bukeni Waruzi filmed the children’s stories, and with WITNESS’ support produced two videos. These videos were part of a 14-year struggle