The 10th of December 2018 we will celebrate the 70th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
Storytellers for Peace, an international network born in 2016, formed by storytellers who tell stories through clips, made a special one for this great occasion.
The artists, as much the tales, come from all over the world and speak about justice, equality, human rights and peace.
The project was created and is coordinated by Alessandro Ghebreigziabiher, author, playwright, storyteller and stage actor from Italy.
Human rights regard all of us, not only artists or activists.
That’s why, Storytellers for Peace have involved in their new video also colleagues, relatives, friends, or anyone else who wanted to join the work.
Because, more than ever today, we have to say that this wonderful Declaration is still the best words we have.
The 30 articles are told in their respective first language from 31 artists, educators, teachers, journalists, or just persons who care about human rights from all over the world (the video is subtitled in English):
The cast in order of appearance:
Barry Stewart Mann, storyteller (USA)
Sheri Mann Stewart, film artist (USA)
Tendal Mann, student (USA)
Royce Mann, student (USA)
Rolene Jaffe, educator (USA)
Daniela Sgherri, teacher (Italy)
Oriana Fiumicino, playwright (Italy)
Roberto Pentassuglia, musician (Italy)
D.M.S. Ariyrathne, storyteller (Sinhala, Sri Lanka)
Vaseekaran Robinshan, actor (Tamil, Sri Lanka)
Julika Jutharasa, volunteer (Tamil, Sri Lanka)
Monica Rossi, lawyer (Italy)
Cecilia Moreschi, drama therapist (Italy)
Roberta Cernicchiaro, speech therapist (Italy)
Katharina Ritter, storyteller (Germany)
Mahfuz Jewel, storyteller (Bangladesh)
Michael JMBM, actor (Bangladesh)
Roksana Amin, journalist (Bangladesh)
Alessandro Ghebreigziabiher, storyteller (Italy)
Massimo Massimiliani, concierge (Italy)
Ilaria Colonna, educator (Italy)
Francesca Cristini, psychologist (Italy)
Monica Leone, educator (Italy)
Marco Marini, educator (Italy)
Luca Salvio, educator (Italy)
Lisi Amondarain, storyteller (Argentine)
Ruta Tekie, presenter (Eritrea)
Abraham Tewelde Gebremariam, teacher (Eritrea)
Hamid Barole Abdu, writer (Eritrea)
John Sandow, production manager (Australia)
Suzanne Sandow (Australia)