Dr Hubertus Hoffmann is co-producer of the documentary “Watani: My Homeland“, nominated for the Academy Awards 2017, in Documentary Short Subject.
A detailed presentation focusing on the film was shown at the UN in New York on August 19, 2016, in the presence of the UN Secretary General and 2500 guests.
Dr Hoffmann helped the widow with four children of the ISIL-executed commander of the Free Syrian Army to escape from their home town Aleppo. He has provided housing and financial support for the family. They are now safely located in Hoffmann’s hometown of Goslar in Lower Saxony, in North Germany (picture).