Human Request
Film - HFF/B - Germany Filmfest 2007

Human Request

Directed by Eugen Schlegel


Director: Eugen Schlegel
Section: HFF/B - Germany
Country: Germany
Year: 2007
Language: German


Human Request

Eight countries refused to sign the Universal Declaration of Human Rights in 1948 because they claimed certain articles were not acceptable to their cultures. This film addresses the history of the formulation of human rights by examining several points of contention and their pro and contra arguments.

Meet the director

Eugen Schlegel