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American INSIGHT’s

Free Speech Award Ceremony

December 7, 2016
Philadelphia

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I WILL NOT BE SILENCED

An Australian woman seeks justice against all odds
in the legal system of Kenya.

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2016 FREE SPEECH AWARD
“OFFICIAL SELECTIONS”

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
Director’s Statement

At What Cost?
Pipelines, Pollution
and Eminent Domain in the Rural South
, USA

Rural America and the battle over property rights and the environment
Director’s Statement

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
Director’s Statement

Here’s to Flint, USA

Democracy curtailed in Flint, Michigan as citizens are forced
to drink filthy, foul ­smelling, contaminated water
Director’s Statement

Save Gangamaya, Nepal

A call to the human rights communities to pay attention
to a severe case of injustice in Nepal
Director’s Statement

 

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.