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    I escaped from North Korea 9 years ago as a starving teenager. Since then I’ve tried my best to adapt to modern society. My name is Jake Park. *Date/Time (EST)**: NOV 28 2:00PM

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    2014 Human Rights Film Festival Schedule

    Jayu’s Human Rights Film Festival exists to provide a platform for those connected to human rights issues to have a voice and share their stories. Whether it’s an individual who has suffered human rights abuses or an artist that is connected to the issue, we want to become the leading interlocutor between the issue and […]

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Jayu Co-Presents FANDRY at 18th Annual Reel Asian International Film Festival

FANDRY Tue Nov 11 @ 8:30pm, AGO Jackman Hall (317 Dundas St W) SYNOPSIS: Jabya wants to break free of his stature in life and express his feelings for his classmate Shalu. On the surface, Fandry is a heartbreaking coming-of-age story; but what emerges is a searing indictment of India’s caste system that culminates in a climatic ending […]

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Freedom Redefined

Since our first year of operation as the North Korean Human Rights Film Festival in 2012, we at Jayu have had the honour of working with HanVoice. The Toronto-based organization helps resettle North Korean refugees in Canada and advocates for improved human rights in North Korea. HanVoice has partnered with Jayu several times, co-presenting the […]


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Jayu offers some exciting opportunities to get involved this year on a much deeper level. By investing in Jayu, you gain closer access not only to our festival, but also to the remarkable people that will help make this year possible. From local and international filmmakers and authors to refugees and camp survivors, we promise […]

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