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Bankmecu; leading the way in sustainable banking

In the past week our partners Bankmecu played host to members of the Global Alliance for Banking on Values. “The gathering of CEOs and Directors from some 25 like-minded banks was a great learning opportunity as well as a chance to raise the profile of bankmecu and our work,” said…

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IndieDoco : Reinvigorating Australian Documentary

IndieDoco is a group of independent Australian filmmakers that have developed a strategy to reinvigorate a once-bountiful Australian documentary landscape. We spoke to IndieDoco member and Australian filmmaker Jennifer Crone about the beginnings of IndieDoco, and what we can expect to see from the group moving into 2014.    HRAFF:  What does IndieDoco…

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HRAFF & Melbourne Cinémathèque Announce Special Screening

7th HUMAN RIGHTS ARTS AND FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCE SPECIAL SCREENING IN COLLABORATION WITH THE MELBOURNE CINÉMATHÈQUE The 7th Human Rights Arts & Film Festival (HRAFF) is delighted to announce Remembering War: Stories from the Left Bank – a retrospective double screening in collaboration with The Melbourne Cinémathèque, a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to the screening of rare and significant…

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HRAFF Gala Film Screening and Cocktail Party 2014

Tickets are now on sale for the 2014 HRAFF Gala Film Screening and Cocktail Party. Held at St Kilda Town Hall on Wednesday the 2nd of April, The Gala event feature the screening of Running to America, one-hour Australian documentary that follows former world champion Rob de Castella’s Indigenous Marathon Project as he trains…

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Sundance wrap-up with Bankmecu

HRAFF proudly attended this year's Sundance Film Festival on the hunt of some of the best human rights films to bring our audience at this year's festival! To share the story, Bankmecu, proud supporters and associate partner of HRAFF 2014 features our very own festival director, Ella McNeill sharing her wrap-up of HRAFF at Sundance. For a glimpse…

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HRAFF on Tour Dates Announced!

The Human Rights Arts & Film Festival is proud to announce the 2014 dates of the national tour - with a welcomed addition! Along with Sydney, Brisbane, Canberra, Alice Springs and Perth, HRAFF will be heading Darwin as part of HRAFF on tour. "We are thrilled to be working with HRAFF this…

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