Thursday 05 December 2019 to Thursday 12 December 2019

WATCH DOCS in one of the largest human rights film festivals, presenting documentaries in which commitment to rights of individuals is combined with film art.

Each year dozens of world-class films are shown at the festival. The most important topics of this year’s festival are i.a.: LGBT people against the wave of homophobia, activism of human rights defenders in Russia, ecological crisis and the radicalization of attitudes and behaviors, which can be observed in almost every corner of the world. 19th International Film Festival WATCH DOCS will take place in Warsaw from 5th to 12th of December. The festival’s screenings and special events will be held in Muranów and Kinoteka cinemas, as well as in Ujazdowski Castle Centre for Contemporary Art. All films will be available in both Polish and English language versions.

British Council supports screenings of „XY Chelsea” by Tim Hawkins, who will meet the festival audience after each of his film’s screenings:

6 December, 20:30, Kino Muranów Sala Gerard 

8 December, 18:00, Kinoteka Sala 3