The Hamptons International Film Festival THE UNCONDEMNED
WINNER; 2015 Brizzolara Family Foundation Award and the Victor Rabinowitz and Joanne Grant Award for Social Justice
Documentary, World Premiere USA, 2015, 85 minutes, English/French/Kinyarwands Directors: Michele Mitchell, Nick Louvel
Screenwriter/Producer: Michele Mitchell
A film depicting the actions of young lawyers and activists who challenged the international justice system and won an unprecedented victory making rape a crime of war. The testimonies of the victims, women of Rwanda, at an International Criminal Court changed the world forever.
MICHELE MITCHELL, CO-DIRECTOR, PRODUCER, WRITER THE UNCONDEMNED, accepting at the 23rd Hamptons Int
ernational Film Festival Award Ceremony on her own behalf and for the late Nick Louvel, who tragically died in an automobile accident only weeks before the festival. With HIFF Artistic Director, David Nugent.
Present: Sara Darehshori, Patricia Viseur Sellers
Mickey Lemle Founder Producer/Director films include COMPASSION IN EXILE: THE STORY OF THE 14TH DALAI LAMA, 1993; RAM DASS FIERCE GRACE, 2001.
By Joan Kraisky