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The 19th edition of the Human Rights Watch Film Festival in London will be returning to Curzon Soho and other venues from 18 to 27 March 2015 with a programme of 16 award-winning documentary and feature films.

The programme kicks off with opening night at Curzon Soho on Thursday 19 March with the UK premiere of The Yes Men are Revolting attended by director Laura Nix and the notorious activists at the heart of the film, the Yes Men. For the last 20 years, the Yes Men have staged hoaxes to draw international attention to corporate crimes against humanity and the environment, exposing the dangers of letting greed run our world. In their third cinematic outing (after The Yes Men and The Yes Men Fix The World), they are now well into their 40s, and their mid-life crises are threatening to drive them out of activism forever – even as they prepare to take on the biggest challenge they've ever faced: climate change.

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