Wednesday, October 14, 2009
Animation depicts Universal Declaration of Human Rights in Farsi
The Human Rights Action Center, headed by world-renowned activist Jack Healey, first posted its English version of the film in October of last year. It has been viewed over 750,000 times on the group's YouTube channel alone. The animation was created by Seth Brau, a Californian native and NYU Film School graduate, and produced by Amy Poncher. The music is by Rumspringa.
The Farsi rendition was released earlier this year:
The Universal Declaration of Human Rights was adopted by the UN General Assembly on December 10, 1948. It is composed of a preamble and 30 articles.
This is the original version of the film in English: