Camille Herren directed the video for Amnesty International’s Security With Human Rights Campaign. I’m always skeptical of how much good these human rights ad efforts do, because ad agencies and directors are all too eager to do the work for free (for awards and for their reels), and the organizations are all too eager to have free work done for them.
That said, this is better than most of the AI videos I’ve seen in the last seven years.
- The men who attacked Istanbul's main airport on Tuesday, killing 44 people, were from Russia, Uzbekistan, and Kyrgyzstan.
- The Pentagon is repealing its ban on transgender people serving openly in the U.S. military.
- Adnan Syed, whose murder conviction was a subject of the "Serial" podcast, is getting a new trial.