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Piccadilly Gardens Visual Essay

By Posted in - MA & Video on December 4th, 2015 0 Comments

Part of the documentary course Beyond Observational Cinema, which I teach in the second semester of the MA in Visual Anthropology, is a lecture on essay films. Students can then choose this form, among many others, for their assessed film…

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Screening of A Syrian Love Story

By Posted in - News on November 4th, 2015 0 Comments

We are proud to host a special screening of the documentary A Syrian Love Story, Grand Jury Prize at Sheffield Doc/Fest 2015. The screening and Q&A with director Sean McAllister will be on 25 November 2015 at 6pm, in…

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Screening of We Are the Indians

By Posted in - News on November 3rd, 2015 2 Comments

We are pleased to announce the screening of another award-winning documentary – We Are the Indians by Phil Cox. The session will take place from 17:30 to 19:30 in Theatre A, University Place, on 16 November 2015. The director Phil…

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Screening of JC Abbey, Ghana’s Puppeteer

By Posted in - News on November 2nd, 2015 0 Comments

We are hosting a screening of the collaborative documentary J.C. Abbey, Ghana’s Puppeteer, by Anyaa Arts Kollektif. The film, screening for the first time in the UK, tells a musical history of independent Ghana through the characters carved in…

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Alumna secures Wenner-Gren Fellowship

By Posted in - Alumni & News on October 27th, 2015 0 Comments

Flavia Kremer, who received her PhD in Social Anthropology with Visual Media from the Granada Centre, was awarded the prestigious Fejos postdoctoral fellowship in ethnographic film by the Wenner-Gren Foundation. The fellowship supports the completion of ethnographic films based on…

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