keeper of the flame

Keeper of the Flame

Directed by Nick Wong
U.S. | 2022 | Documentary
92 minutes | English

Discover the life and work of human-rights activist Jack Healey and the activists who taught him along the way. Set mainly between 1960 and 1990, the film follows Jack's work in bringing human rights center stage during his time as director of Amnesty International USA. Weaving through the broader shifts of the civil- rights, anti-war and anti-apartheid movements, the film raises questions about what human rights can mean and what can be done.