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Call for entries: Humanize Not Militarize Youth Film Festival

Call for entries: Humanize Not Militarize Youth Film Festival

AFSC is accepting submissions from filmmakers ages 23 and younger. Deadline: March 20, 2016.

Ferguson. Gaza. Along the border between the U.S. and Mexico. In communities around the world, we see how militarism and policing affects everyday life. What do we need to Humanize not Militarize society?

Tell us what you think:

  • What do you really need in your school, community, country, or world to thrive?
  • How does militarism keep people from meeting these needs?
  • How does militarism force people to migrate from one neighborhood to another? From one country to another?
  • How can we change that reality?

Make a video as a response to these questions.

Possible topics might include: your experience with militarism in your community; someone who has survived war and is trying to heal; a historical figure or campaign to oppose militarism; local efforts to demilitarize the police, or anything else that is relevant to the topic.

All forms accepted: documentary, drama, creative response, interviews, PSA, etc.

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