Free Speech Award Ceremony
December 7, 2016
An Australian woman seeks justice against all odds
in the legal system of Kenya.
2016 FREE SPEECH AWARD
Paying the Price for Peace, USA
Vietnam vet pays the price for peace by calling attention to
the US government’s defiance of international law
At What Cost?
Pipelines, Pollutionand Eminent Domain in the Rural South, USA
Rural America and the battle over property rights and the environment
Forgive Me Father, USA
A terrorist and a soldier trapped in a bunker in Iraq
erupt into a private war that no one can win
Here’s to Flint, USA
Democracy curtailed in Flint, Michigan as citizens are forced
to drink filthy, foul smelling, contaminated water
Save Gangamaya, Nepal
A call to the human rights communities to pay attention
to a severe case of injustice in Nepal
American INSIGHT’s global Free Speech Film Festival and the Free Speech Award recognize the one film that best portrays an issue relevant to the core principles of Free Speech and the Rule of Law. I WILL NOT BE SILENCED will be placed in perpetuity on American INSIGHT’s online interactive Free Speech Storyline.
As part of the 2016 selection process, 70 films were submitted from the following countries:
America, Australia, Bangladesh, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, China, Columbia, Costa Rica, Croatia, France, Germany, Greece, India, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Jordan, Mexico, Myanmar, Nepal, Nicaragua, Pakistan, Palestinian Territories, Spain, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Venezuela.