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Date(s) - April 1, 2022
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

LSC 308-10


This free event is part of the seventh annual ACT Human Rights Film Festival, which brings the best and most recent human rights cinema to northern Colorado. Through the shared experience of film and conversation, ACT cultivates empathy and new perspectives.

Lunch & Learn Event

Join us on Friday, April 1, 2022 at 12 p.m. for a discussion with acclaimed documentary filmmaker Skye Fitzgerald in the Lory Student Center, Room 308-10. Bring your own lunch and lots of questions!

Skye Fitzgerald

Skye Fitzgerald has built a career documenting human rights and social justice issues around the world. He has shot for Dateline NBC, CNN, the History Channel, the Travel Channel, and ABC. Fitzgerald most recently directed a trilogy of films on the global refugee crisis, including Hunger Ward, which is part of the 2022 ACT Film Festival here at CSU.



Event information

Filmed with unprecedented access within a sensitive conflict-zone in Yemen, Hunger Ward (Skye Fitzgerald, 2020, United States, 40 minutes) documents two women healthcare workers fighting to thwart the spread of starvation against the backdrop of a forgotten war. Come see Hunger Ward on Friday, April 1 at 4:30 p.m. at The Lyric (1209 N. College Ave.).

ACT Human Rights Film Festival

This event is part of the ACT Human Rights Film Festival. Passes and tickets to the 2022 festival, including to Hunger Ward, are on sale now! Visit actfilmfest.org to purchase and for more information.

Are you a CSU employee or student? Discounts are available. Employees visit Commitment to Campus for a 20% discount code. Students email info@actfilmfest.org from your Rams email to get a 50% off discount code. Enter your code into the “have a discount code” prompt at checkout.

Note: ACT will follow all of CSU’s COVID protocols for events.