Nov. 6, 2020, 10:11 a.m.

10th European Union Human Rights Film Competition


For exactly 10 years now, the Delegation of the European Union to Turkey has organized the EU Human Rights Short Film Competition in Turkey on the anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. 

Amateur and professional filmmakers are invited to leverage the medium of film to express their views on the concept of inalienable and non-transferable human rights as laid out in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights with a view to enabling all individuals to live their lives in dignity.

This year, the Delegation of the European Union to Turkey will also award original short films that encourage people to think about gender equality. 


10th European Union Human Rights Short Film Competition's jury members:

Semra Güzel Korver: Producer, director
Doğan Şentürk: Journalist
Nezih Orhon : Academic
Songül Öden: Actress
Emrah Kolukısa: Critic, actor


First Prize                                Sony A6400 18-135 + Zhiyun Crane Filmmaking Kit

Second Prize                           Sony FDR-AX33 4K Video Handycam

Third Prize                              GoPro HERO6 Black 4K Action Camera

Gender Equality Prize        Sony FDR-AX33 4K Video Handycam


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