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  • It’s On U


    ISIL (also known as ISIS) is conducting an ongoing genocide against an entire religious group, the Yazidis. WATCHERS OF THE SKY producer Kerry Propper and former Chief Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court Luis Moreno-Ocampo, working with others, are trying to bring this as

  • Sarajevo Teacher Training


    Elizabeth Bohart, Director of Outreach for WATCHERS OF THE SKY and an Executive Producer of the film, traveled to Sarajevo this July for an incredible screening and teacher training in conjunction with EIHR. EIHR develops partnerships with teachers in countries

  • DVD Release (USA)


    Watchers of the Sky is coming to DVD in the US on February 24th! See the film called “fiery” and “essential” by Entertainment Weekly and “a tour-de-force” by Criterioncast.com. Pre-order from Amazon here. Or from Barnes & Nobles here. It

  • The Latest News – 2015


    “Watchers of the Sky” is going to be traveling to schools and universities in the US throughout 2015, as well as continuing to premiere internationally. If you are interested in bringing the film (and its curriculum) to your school, or

  • Now Availabe in Australia & New Zealand


    Watchers of the Sky is now available for digital download in Australia and New Zealand through Madman and can be rented or purchased there on iTunes, XBox, Google Play and other platforms. Learn more: https://www.madman.com.au/catalogue/view/30459/watchers-of-the-sky DVD and digital releases in

  • What Are People Saying?

    11-14-14

    What do people think of WATCHERS OF THE SKY? “Fiery … Essential.” “An impassioned call to conscience.” – Entertainment Weekly “A tour-de-force” “Breathtaking and beautifully crafted” “Easily one of 2014’s best” – Joshua Brunsting, Criterioncast.com “Big-hearted” – Nicolas Rapold, New

  • Watcher of the Sky in Theaters Friday!

    10-14-14

    WATCHERS OF THE SKY’s theaterical run begins this Friday, October 17th. Join us in theaters in New York, Los Angeles, or Toronto to see the film. * For updated US theater listings click here. * For Canadian theater listings click

  • What is the Atrocities Prevention Board?

    09-09-14

    This is a guest blog post by Jessie Miller, 13. The Atrocities Prevention Board was set up in 2012 in an attempt to help end genocides before they begin. The APB, as it is known, was set up with the

  • Coming to U.S. Theaters October 17th

    09-05-14

    We are proud to announce that WATCHERS OF THE SKY is coming to theaters on October 17! See it in NY at Lincoln Plaza Cinemas and in LA at Laemmle Royal and Laemmle Town Center 5. Don’t forget to “like” us on Facebook and follow

  • Find a Screening This Summer

    07-30-14

    Want to see “Watchers of the Sky” before it is in theaters in October? For screenings in Melbourne, the Hamptons, San Francisco and beyond, check out our always updating screenings list: http://watchersofthesky.com/see-the-film/find-a-screening Not coming to your area? Contact us and

  • Watcher of the Sky Travels to Jerusalem

    07-17-14

    Yesterday “Watchers of the Sky” screened at the Jerusalem Film Festival in the morning and at the Knesset in the afternoon. Producer Kerry Propper thanked screening hosts Minister Danny Danon and Meretz Chairwoman MK Zahava Gal-On, for the amazing privilege

  • What is going on in the Central African Republic ?

    07-06-14

    This is a guest blog post by Jessie Miller, 13. In the Central African Republic, fighting has persisted for over a year between the Christian anti-balaka and the mostly Muslim Seleka groups. With the religions themselves taking up eighty and

  • What is going on in Myanmar?

    07-02-14

    This is a guest blog post by Jessie Miller, 13. In Myanmar, a longstanding irrational fear of the Muslim minority taking the place of the Buddhists has devolved into violence and oppression. Despite consisting of between four and eight percent

  • Watcher of the Sky’s New York City Premiere is Coming Up!

    05-23-14

    Know someone in New York this June? Then we’ve got an update for you! We’re excited to announce that the New York City premiere of Watchers of the Sky will take place on June 18 as a part of the

  • “See this film” Recommends Rabbi Steven Burg

    04-18-14

    Rabbi Steven Burg of the Simon Wiesenthal Center mentioned Watchers of the Sky in a recent Passover email newsletter: “After recently speaking at Ma’ayanot High School, I met a very inspiring student, Rachel Nordlicht, who was highly involved in the

  • On the Anniversary of the Rwandan Genocide

    04-09-14

    20 years after the Rwandan genocide, the world still has not made “never again” a reality. On this anniversary of the start of the Rwandan genocide there has been some powerful statements and reflections. We would like to direct you

  • Romania and Beyond

    03-23-14

    Over the last couple of months, since its premiere at the Sundance Film Festival, Watchers of the Sky has been traveling to film festivals in the US and abroad. Most recently it screened in Bucharest as part of the One

  • Watchers of the Sky at the UN in Geneva

    03-07-14

    Today Watchers of the Sky was mentioned at the 25th Session of the Human Rights Council in Geneva. Hungarian UN Ambassador András Dékány spoke about the 65th Anniversary of the Genocide Convention and invited his colleagues to join him in

  • Winner of the 2014 Jonathan Daniels Award

    03-03-14

    Watchers of the Sky has been awarded the Jonathan Daniels Award by the Monadnock International Film Festival. It is an honor to recieve the award, named after such an incredible individual who worked for civil rights. The ceremony will be

  • Coming to a Theater Near You

    02-11-14

    Submarine Entertainment and CAA announced today that it has sold all USA rights to Edet Belzberg’s award winning film WATCHERS OF THE SKY to Music Box Films. Submarine has also sold all Canadian rights to Films We Like; all rights in Australia

  • Yale University Screening

    02-11-14

    Last night, February 10, Watchers of the Sky screened at Yale University as the premiere film in a series of events Luis Moreno Ocampo is hosting there. Afterwards we had a fantastic discussion with the students and facilty that came.