Wednesday, October 04, 2006

ARTIVIST Film Festival and Awards

Joaquin Phoenix, Daryl Hannah, and Matthew McConaughey will be honored at this year's Artivist Film Festival & Awards from November 9th to 12th, 2006 at the renowned Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood, CA.


65 International Films from around the globe will be presented, and filmmakers from around the world will unite to address the importance of art and activism in our global community. "ARTIVIST" is the first international Film Festival dedicated to addressing Human Rights, Children's Advocacy, Environmental Preservation, and Animal Rights. Its mission is to strengthen the voice of international activist artists - "Artivists" - while raising public awareness for social global causes.

The 3rd Annual Artivist Film Festival is pleased to announce that this year's Film Program not only ranges widely in activist topics, but also feature such noted activist-artists as Tom Hanks, Susan Sarandon, Martin Sheen, Viggo Mortensen, Elton John, Morgan Spurlock, Brett Ratner, Andy Garcia, and many others. During the past 3 years, Artivist has reached millions of people with its public relations campaign and has received renowned international support.

Artivist is officially affiliated with the United Nations. Additionally, Artivist's Advisory Board includes Congressman Dennis Kucinich, and actor- activist James Cromwell. To learn more about the Partnership & Sponsorship Opportunities offered by The Artivist Network, contact President Diaky Diaz at 310-712-1222 and

For more information, or to purchase tickets to the events, see the...
ARTIVIST homepage