About

Verzio is the only human rights documentary film festival in Hungary. Verzio presents quality, creative documentaries to promote open society, democracy, rule-of-law, freedom of expression, political and cultural pluralism as well as expose abuse and human rights violations throughout the world. Verzio is a forum where the films and viewpoints are examined creatively and critically. Verzio grew dynamically over the past 13 years, attracting altogether over 60,000 viewers to its screenings and other public programs.

The festival would like to thank its long-term partners for supporting the festival: Blinken OSA Archives, Open Society Foundations, the Royal Netherlands Embassy, Austrian Cultural Forum, Embassy of Switzerland, Goethe Institute, French Cultural Institute, Finnagora, Czech Center, Polish Cultural Center, Danish Cultural Center, Embassy of Denmark, Budapest Film, Human Rights Film Festival Network