The theme of this Edition comes under the title “Human Rights and Transformations”, with the aim of examining human rights’ priorities and changes in the world in the post-pandemic era – the economic and political transformations, deviations and mutations.
We have been accepting entries for films of the following genres: short fiction, feature fiction, documentary, animation, produced after January 2019. The open call for submissions was open until 13 August 2022, and is now closed.
A selection of films will compete in the Karama Feather Awards for Best Fiction Feature, Best Feature Documentary, Best Short Fiction Film, Best Animated Film, and the Audience Award, as well as the “Arab Network for Human Rights Film Festivals”, for Best Human Rights Film- ANHAR Award.
Karama HRFF Jordan is the first human rights film festival in the Arab region, and the first international film festival in Jordan. It has co-founded and supported several festivals in the Arab region such as; “Karama Palestine | 2013”, “Karama Mauritania | 2014”, “Karama Gaza-Red Carpet Human Rights Film Festival | 2015”, “Karama Beirut | 2016”, “Karama Yemen | 2018”. It also supported “Karama Tunis-The International Festival for Human Rights Films” and “Erato Human Rights Film Festival in Libya” within the framework of “ANHAR- The Arab Network of human Rights Film Festivals”, which was founded by Ma3mal 612, in 2015.