Umana Solidarietà International Film Festival

Umana Solidarietà International Film Festival
Via Antonio Malaspina 11
LECCE, Italy

Tel: +393358232071

Fri 26th Jun to Sun 28th Jun
Submission deadline: Sun 24th Nov 19

Festival Overview

Umana Solidarietà is an international event which, in accordance with the United Nations Statute and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, through the screening of films from around the world, promotes respect for the fundamental human rights, the dignity and the value of the human person, for the equality of the rights of man and woman, as well as the culture of good politics that places the mankind and his right to happiness at the center of his action.

In this way, Umana Solidarietà aims to raise awareness of the audience on the relevance, protection and promotion of human rights, and to promote a system of values that supports harmonious relations between different people – regardless of the reason for their difference

At the same time, Umana Solidarietà aims to promote the social progress through a fruitful exchange of ideas and experiences among the general public, as well as direct confrontation with authors, scientists, researchers and scholars, journalists, public administrators, politicians and intellectuals, with the triple function of informing, inspire renewed passion for activism and generating actions of empowerment of skills, particularly those of young people.


The awards referred to the competition categories are 3:

• Umana Solidarietà International Award;
• Umana Solidarietà Italian Award;
• Umana Solidarietà Animation Award;

plus 2 special prizes:

• Best Film about the reception of refugees: award dedicated to the best refugee reception history.
• Citizen Award: prize of the popular jury present at the screenings.


Animation Documentary Historical Political

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Open to the public


The competition is open to all producers / authors (companies, associations, schools and individuals).
Individuals, both professionals and non-professionals, must be 18 years of age at the time of registration of their work. The works created by minors can be registered by those who exercise parental authority.


All major video formats in full quality HD


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