Luis Moreno-Ocampo at Cinema for Peace Emergency Screening in New York:"Bashir is a War Criminal. He Needs to be Arrested.“
An outcry by civil society and the fear to get arrested has ensured that the President of Sudan, Omar al-Bashir, has cancelled last minute his visit to the United Nations, where he had intended to hold a speech today.
In our September 2013 Monthly Screenings we are featuring Robert King’s short documentary Ground Zero: Syria, made in cooperation with VICE Magazine.
The second newsletter of 2013 is now published and available on our website.
Actress and UN Women Acting Head Lakshmi Puri were honoured on July 12th by Cinema for Peace Foundation in Berlin: ”UN Women a global champion for women and girls”
On the occasion of the 66th Cannes Film Festival, Cinema for Peace Foundation organized in cooperation with VICE Magazine a special emergency screening of the short film GROUND ZERO: SYRIA by documentary filmmaker Robert King. The screening that took place at Canvas @ L‘Annex on La Croisette highlighted the continued suffering of civilians in Syria and with the support of artists called for the end to the killings of innocent men, women and children.