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Guidelines and Regulations

Please read these guidelines and regulations in their entirety.

Karama Human Rights Film Festival - organized by Ma3mal 612 Think Factory - announces the launch of its activities for the year 2022. The 13th Edition will be from 3 to 13 December 2022.

The theme of this Edition comes under the title "Human Rights and Transformations", with the aim of examining human rights’ priorities and changes in the world, in the post-pandemic era - the economic and political transformations, deviations and mutations.

We are currently accepting entries for films of the following genres: short fiction, feature fiction, documentary, animation; Films should be produced after January 2019. Submissions’ deadline is 13 August 2022.


A selection of films will compete in the Karama Feather Awards for Best Fiction Feature, Best Feature Documentary, Best Short Fiction Film, Best Animated Film, and the Audience Award, as well as the “Arab Network for Human Rights Film Festivals, for Best Human Rights Film- ANHAR Award.

 Karama HRFF Jordan is the first human rights film festival in the Arab region, and the first international film festival in Jordan. It has co-founded and supported several festivals in the Arab region. Such as: “Karama Palestine | 2013”, “Karama Mauritania | 2014”, “Karama Gaza-Red Carpet Human Rights Film Festival | 2015”, “Karama Beirut | 2016”, “Karama Yemen | 2018” and supported “Karama Tunis-The International Festival for Human Rights Films” and “Erato Human Rights Film Festival in Libya”, within the framework of “ANHAR- The Arab Network of human Rights Film Festivals” which  Ma3mal 612 founded in 2015.
  • The Submitter authorizes Karama to use all submitted promotional material up to 2 minutes clips of the film for any promotional activity of the film or the festival, including the clip’s broadcasting on televisions and their websites, as well as on Karama’s website.
  • The submitter authorizes Karama to screen the film in its main event, mid-cycle screenings and Karama Package 2022 - 2023 and does not charge any screening fees.

Video standard quality:

Video Format compressor: H.264 high, or best quality

Frame Size: Full HD 1920 X 1080

Frame rate: 25 fps

Aspect Ratio: 16:9

Audio Best quality

MPEG-4 audio, Stereo, 48000 Hz - AAC-LC audio, Stereo, 48000 Hz -

Bit rate at least 128kbps