Highlights from The Human Rights Concerts (1986-1998)
Sunday, November 3rd at 3:00pm in Los Angeles
Join us for a special afternoon event celebrating the power of song and film as an expression of human rights.
¡RELEASED! is a new film of highlights from Amnesty's legendary concerts -- featuring U2, Bruce Springsteen, The Police, Radiohead, Peter Gabriel, Sting, Jimmy Page & Robert Plant, Lou Reed, Jackson Browne, Joan Baez and many more.
Premiere special guests
- Andy Summers & Stewart Copeland, The Police
- Ann Burroughs, Board Chair, Amnesty International USA
- Steven Hawkins, Executive Director, Amnesty International USA
- Martin Lewis, Film producer and longtime Amnesty activist
Also being screened as part of the event - which is a special 3:00pm matinee to encourage family attendance - is "Light A Candle!" a new 40-minute documentary about the history of the benefit series - featuring new interviews with Bruce Springsteen, Sting, Bono, Peter Gabriel & Pete Townshend; a 20-minute animated film recounting "The Universal Declaration of Human Rights" curated by Aardman Animation (the studio behind "Wallace And Gromit") with narration by Jeff Bridges and Debra Winger and a soundtrack by David Byrne, Laurie Anderson, Danny Elfman and Mark Mothersbaugh (of Devo fame) and "Witness To A Conspiracy" - a three-minute film distilled from Peter Gabriel's home movies of Amnesty's 1986 tour. There will be a Q&A with Andy Summers, Stewart Copeland and producer Martin Lewis between films.
Amnesty Members: $8
Cinematheque Members: $7
Seniors (65+): $9*
Students (valid ID): $9*
Kids (3-17): $9*
* Senior/Student/Kids tickets sold only in-person at Aero box office