2019 Dan Eldon Activist Award Finalists
Films that feature amazing activists who are empowered to make the world a better place.
Watch the following six films, which are the finalists for the Dan Eldon Activist Award, select your favorite and make a suggestion to the judges using the link below.
This short documentary film shatters the preconceptions of homelessness, explores the ramifications of unstable housing for children, and provides a solution.
This short documentary film follows three environmental youth leaders changing the world.
10-year-old Jaysa rallies the community with her speeches about how the power plant causes asthma. When they succeed in shutting down the plant, Jaysa concludes that “words have power.”
As grassroots activists, Makoma Lekalakala and Liz McDaid built a broad coalition to stop the South African government’s massive secret nuclear deal with Russia. PASSWORD: mvfg
A tireless defender of the oceans and marine life, Claire Nouvian led a focused, data-driven advocacy campaign against the destructive fishing practice of deep-sea bottom trawling.
The mission of The Global Dance Initiative is to spotlight and support heroes from around the globe that use DANCE to Heal, Connect, and Inspire.
Click on the image below to select your favorite and make your suggestion to the judges.
Learn more Dan Eldon and the Activist Award
Dan Eldon was a photojournalist who used his creativity to effect positive change. He was killed while on assignment in Somalia, but his spirit lives on in the Creative Visions Foundation.
THE JOURNEY IS THE DESTINATION is based on the remarkable true story of the life of Dan Eldon .
Learn about the Dan Eldon Activist Award in the MY HERO International Film Festival.
Organizer created on 11/8/2019 7:14:27 PM by Wendy Milette
Last edited 11/27/2019 1:28:05 PM by Xenia Shin