ARTIVIST FILM FESTIVAL & THE ARTIVIST AWARDS
Artivist Film Festival in Hollywood
Graumann’s Egyptian Theater, 6712 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028
The Artivist Film Festival, a unique showcase of films exploring socially active themes, has selected its 2011 features and short film line-up for the festival’s eighth annual Hollywood edition, to be held August 18-20 at the historic Egyptian Theater on Hollywood Boulevard.
All feature film presentations at the 2011 Artivist Film Festivals represent the Los Angeles premieres. Both the features and short films speak to the mission of Artivist Collective, Inc., the nonprofit organization dedicated to raising awareness for international human rights, children’s advocacy, environmental preservation and the humane treatment of animals.
The Artivist Collective, Inc. (Producer of the Artivist Film Festival and Artivist Awards) is an NGO headquartered in Los Angeles, USA.
Through the years, the Artivist Film Festival has screened more than 400 international Films representing 60+ Countries, and has produced Film Tours, promoting our mission and connecting our Sponsor to more than 35 Million people in 5 Countries: USA, UK, Japan, Mexico, and Portugal.
ARTIVIST is a leader in the Progressive and Green movement, and has received public endorsements from various global leaders and organizations including the UNITED NATIONS, Amnesty International, Global Green, Humane Society of the United States, Witness, and Claes Nobel of the Nobel Peace Prize Family.
Films Premiered at the Artivist Film Festival have received international acclaim such as ACADEMY AWARD winner "Born Into Brothels", ACADEMY AWARD Nominees "Super-Size Me" and “God Sleeps in Rwanda”, “Fast Food Nation", “Emmanuelle's Gift", “Zeitgeist”, "Trudell“, “Stolen Childhoods”, and more.
Each year, the Annual Film Festival Tour concludes with THE ARTIVIST AWARDS, which honors the contributions of advocate celebrities, socially conscious filmmakers, and the work of outstanding charitable organizations.
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