Global Health Film Festival 2017
On sale Thursday 26 October 10am
Experience international features and short films exploring issues surrounding emerging pandemics, health systems, non-communicable disease, conflict and migrant health
This annual, two-day festival brings health advocates, film-makers, industry experts, journalists and the public together for global health advocacy through film, Q&As, workshops and a VR exhibition.
This year’s programme looks into issues surrounding emerging pandemics, health systems, non-communicable disease, conflict, refugee and migrant health, with titles including Unseen Enemy, Bending the Arc, Born in Syria and Unrest.
Plus, there are extended interviews with documentarian John Pilger and Rachel Clarke, author of Your Life In My Hands.
Selected events are available to Festival pass holders only - more info
Please note: workshops, masterclasses, Jon Snow/Rachel Clarke and the VR exhibition are for pass-holders only, with details to be announced soon.
Presented in partnership with the Global Health Film Initiative
Two day pass £80 (£64 for Members)
Book a pass for all events taking place on Friday 8th December and Saturday 9th December
Entry to each event is on a first-come-first-served basis.
Global Health Film Festival Pass
Passes are the best and most cost-effective way for you to experience the Global Health Film Festival and provide access to special passholder-only events and screenings.
Global Health FF 2017: Unseen Enemy (12A*) + Q&A
Unseen Enemy is an essential exploration of the reasons why we are experiencing a rash of diseases that were once only outbreaks, but have now become full-blown epidemics.
Global Health FF 2017: Thank You for the Rain (12A*) + Q&A
Over the last five years Kisilu, a smallholder farmer in Kenya, has used his camera to capture the life of his family, his village and the impacts of climate change.
Global Health FF 2017: Justice in Action (12A) + Q&A
In their quest for truth, these young women explore the path to peace and reconciliation and what role it plays in the lives of the survivors
Global Health FF 2017: Age of Consequences (12A) + Q&A
The Age of Consequences investigates the impacts of climate change, resource scarcity, migration, and conflict through the lens of US national security and global stability
Global Health FF 2017: Resistance (12A*) + Q&A
Using microscopic footage, harrowing personal stories, and expert insights, Resistance clarifies the problem of antibiotic resistance, how we got to this point, and what we can do to turn the tide
Global Health FF 2017: The Coming War on China (12A) + Q&A
John Pilger’s 60th film and first since 2013’s Utopia is his most urgent work to date and is both a warning and an inspiring story of resistance
Global Health FF 2017: The Life Equation (12A*) + Q&A
What if there were an algorithm for saving the most lives?
Global Health FF 2017: Hospital (12A*) + Q&A
An intimate portrait of a state-run hospital in one of Nepal’s most remote and poorest districts of Kalikot in West Nepal
Global Health FF 2017: Unrest (12A) + Q&A
Twenty-eight-year-old Jennifer Brea is working on her PhD at Harvard, months away from marrying the love of her life, when she gets a mysterious fever, leaving her bedridden and looking for answers