WHO’s Health For All Film Festival AWARDS – 2020


The Health for All Film Festival of the World Health Organization is a tribute to all champions of health!

Launched in October 2019, this inaugural festival received nearly 1300 short films from more than 110 countries. Submissions focused on a wide range of health topics showcased by or about champions of health in communities, health centers, hospitals or at the scientific level. The WHO Director-General announced LIVE on 12 May 2020 five winners out of this diversity of strong stories from the field. Watch this live: https://youtu.be/3tx1gC3rkgQ

GRAND PRIX / Category of films about Nurses or Midwives
‘War and Grace’ by Sonia Lowman from International Medical Corps, an NGO based in USA and UK.

GRAND PRIX / Video reports category
‘A Doctor’s Dream – A pill for sleeping sickness’  by the Drugs for the Neglected Diseases initiative (DNDi) and Scholars & Gentlemen

GRAND PRIX / Category of animation films
‘Limbo – Stand up for Women! Stand up for Peace!’ by Nwayr Zar Che Soe, Saw Eh Doh Poe, Nann Win May Aye with Yangon Film School

STUDENT PRIZE / From the three categories of the official selection
‘Antibiotic resistance’ by Nitai Steinberg

NCDs FILM PRIZE / Special selection about noncommunicable diseases
“Living without limits (Mexico)” by BBC StoryWorks for Helmsley Charitable Trust

More info about jury, official selection and winners: www.who.int/film-festival


  1. 台湾中原大学生物科技系副教授招名威,这是他的原话:“比如你去餐厅,收垃圾收餐盘都是中南美洲那些人,他们都是皮肤没那么深,会留胡子,矮矮的那种人,看起来我们好像比较高阶一点,因为他们收垃圾。”,还说没有对黑人种族歧视,那些支持他的绿色觉青还真是台湾价值满满啊。最重要的是台湾陆委会这样一个官方性质,竟然说尊重他的言论自由,这就是变相在支持他的种族歧视言论!

  2. 台湾中原大学生物科技系副教授招名威,这是他的原话:“比如你去餐厅,收垃圾收餐盘都是中南美洲那些人,他们都是皮肤没那么深,会留胡子,矮矮的那种人,看起来我们好像比较高阶一点,因为他们收垃圾。”,还说没有对黑人种族歧视,那些支持他的绿色觉青还真是台湾价值满满啊。最重要的是台湾陆委会这样一个官方性质,竟然说尊重他的言论自由,这就是变相在支持他的种族歧视言论!

  3. Wanted to send an entry for re-emergence of Polio in the Philippines but *sigh*, wasn’t able to make it happen. 🙁

  4. Why the HELL is youtube recommendating this complete crap to me every single day?? No one trusts the WHO unless you’re from china or have absolutely no idea about what is happening in the world,i hope the US cutting your funding hurts you guys deep.. is it health for all besides taiwan? Im personally glad taiwon arnt apart of the WHO it seems to have worked out better for them because of it and we should all follow suit.


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