David Pollock, former President of European Humanist Federation, involved in the humanist movement since 1961, in 2011 awarded the Distinguished Service to Humanism Award by the International Humanist and Ethical Union explains the meaning of the word „humanism” and narrates the story of the New Humanism. Is humanism related to atheism or rationalism? Is it an ideology? What are the goals of the movement, how and when did it start and is it present in all European countries? In this film you will find answers to all these and many more questions.