This year the best film from the Official Selection, as determined by a distinguished jury, will receive the Harry Randall Award for best human rights documentary of 2014.  This honor was created in memory of Harry W. Randall, Jr. (1915-2012), who served in the Abraham Lincoln Brigade during the Spanish Civil War as Chief Photographer of the Photographic Unit of the 15th International Brigade.

The 2014 jury is composed of Peter Coyote, Bryan Stevenson, and Pamela Yates.

Peter Coyote

Peter Coyote is an actor, author, director, screen-writer and narrator of films, theatre,television and, audio books.

Bryan A Stevenson

Bryan A. Stevenson is the founder and Executive Director of the Equal Justice
Initiative. He is the  2014 laureate of the ALBA/Puffin Award for Human Rights Activism.

Pamela Yates



Pamela Yates is a documentary film-maker, human rights activist, and  is a co-founder of Skylight Pictures.

Impugning Impunity: ALBA’s Human Rights Film Festival is made possible in part with public funds from the Fund for Creative Communities, supported by New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature and administered by Lower Manhattan Cultural Council.