My 10 Favourite “Human Rights” Films

In no particular order:

1)      Blood Diamond (2006)

2)      The Kite Runner (2007)

3)      Dead Man Walking (1995)

4)      The Killing Fields (1984)

5)      Amazing Grace (2007)

6)      Catch a Fire (2006)

7)      Hunger (2008)

8)      Hotel Rwanda (2004)

9)      The Green Mile (1999)

10)    Where Do We Go Now? (2012)

I specifically left out movies dealing with the Holocaust, such as ‘Schindler’s List’ (1993), ‘Life is Beautiful’ (1997) and ‘The Pianist’ (2002), to focus on other issues.

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11 Responses to My 10 Favourite “Human Rights” Films

  1. Steve says:

    Wow, I haven’t seen ANY of these!

  2. Sean says:

    Amazing Grace wins for me. 🙂

  3. ckckred says:

    I should see one of these. Oh yes, I just nominated you for the Liebster blogging award. Check this link for details.
    http://cinematicfilmblog.com/2012/08/11/liebster-blog-award/

  4. Good choice on “Dead Man Walking,” also “Hotel Rwanda.”

    Do documentaries count? “How to Die in Oregon” is stick with me forever.

  5. vinnieh says:

    Great post and list of movies, I haven’t the Killing Fields in ages but will rewatch it.

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  8. Lara/Trace says:

    Blood Diamond for me – I won’t wear any.

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