Bearing witness to human suffering and raising awareness for neglected crises around the world is a core responsibility of Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) Korea. In December 2017, MSF will host its first-ever film festival in Seoul – FILMS WITHOUT BORDERS 2017! At FILMS WITHOUT BORDERS 2017, MSF will screen four critically acclaimed documentary films at arthouse MOMO in Ehwa Women’s University in Sinchon. The event will span three days, bringing in an anticipated audience of over 1,200 people. MSF Korea is calling for official sponsors of FILMS WITHOUT BORDERS 2017, until Tuesday, October 31st. It is seeking corporate and community leaders who raise its brand image and spread the value of humanitarian medical activities through a partnership with this special public event. Funds generated by the film festival will go directly towards MSF’s medical humanitarian aid activities in over 70 countries worldwide, and sponsors/partners will not only make a direct impact on MSF’s patient beneficiaries, but also help raise awareness amongst the Korean community for humanitarian engagement. [Event Info] Title: FILMS WITHOUT BORDERS 2017 Slogan: The world is our emergency room. Date: December 1-3, 2017 Venue: arthouse MOMO, Sinchon Films: 4 critically acclaimed documentary films Special Guest: Dylan Mohan Gray / Director of Fire in the Blood [Film Info] [Living in Emergency] Shortlisted for the Best Documentary Oscar in the 82nd Academy Awards. A documentary showing four aid workers working in the field. [Affliction] A documentary about the impact of the devastating Ebola epidemic in West Africa on the lives of individuals. [Fire in the Blood] A documentary about access to life-saving medicines and life-threatening monopoly. It tells the story of how Western pharmaceutical companies and governments blocked access to low-cost AIDS drugs for the countries of Africa. [Access to the Danger Zone] A documentary giving an insight into the dilemma that humanitarian workers face in the context of armed conflicts. [Contact info] If you are interested in sponsoring this film festival and/or MSF’s humanitarian activities, please do not hesitate to contact Hanna Shin, Partnership Specialist at firstname.lastname@example.org/ +82 (0)2 3703 3573/ www.msf.or.kr.