Lily and Ra

A short film made for Art for the World a feature length film comprised of 22 short segments directed by different film makers from around the world for the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights.

It had its first official screening for the UN General Assembly in New York and went onto screen in gallery spaces, and festival’s globally.

Each short is based on one of the major themes highlighted in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights: culture, development, dignity and justice, environment, gender and participation.

Lily & Ra's central theme is gender.

Lily
Analeise Simmonds

Ra

Kassius Masi

Director
Armağan Ballantyne

Producers

Larisa Tiffin
Jon Baxter

Writers
Armağan Ballantyne
Briar Grace-Smith

Cinematography
Nigel Bluck