Film Screenings, Lectures & Panels Pride & Progress Film Festival and Symposium 9:00-18:00

Pride & Progress: Film Festival and Symposium will highlight human rights filmmakers and activists who are leading the cultural fight against laws that criminalize and discriminate against LGBTQ+ people in the former British colonies.

Film Screenings, Lectures & Panels Dancers in the Rain: Being Queer in Southeast Asia 12:00-13:00

Two short films, Dory and On Friday Noon, tell the stories of queer women and their daily struggles to negotiate their space within their local Southeast Asian communities.

Film Screenings, Lectures & Panels The Destruction of Memory: The War on Culture, and the Battle to Save It 12:00-13:00

This film chronicles the destruction of culture in Syria, Mali, the Balkans, Afghanistan, and elsewhere from World War II to the present day. It also relates the heroic efforts to save landmarks and libraries from the ravages of war. Through interviews and documentary footage, the film shows how individuals have used law and policy and sometimes risked their lives to save world heritage.