1905 International Human Rights Film Festival – Two Days, One Night

  • Date: 25/05/18
  • Time: 7:00pm
  • Venue: the Hive Studios
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The 1905 Hong Kong Human Rights Film Festival aims to raise awareness on human rights issues in Hong Kong and Mainland China through film screenings & discussions.

Deux Jours, Une Nuit | Belgium | 2014 | 95’ | Feature Film
Directors: Jean-Pierre Dardenne, Luc Dardenne
Themes: Women’s Rights, Wage Discrimination
Synopsis: In Seraing, an industrial town near Liège Sandra is a young wife and mother, who works in a small solar-panel factory. She suffers a nervous breakdown and is forced to take time off from her job. During her absence, her colleagues realise they are able to cover her shifts by working slightly longer hours and the management proposes a €1,000 bonus to all staff if they agree to make Sandra redundant. Sandra later returns to work and discovers that her fate rests in the hands of her 16 co-workers.
This screening is sponsor by Belgium consulate.
Tickets are available at: https://twodaysonenight.eventbrite.hk