Lab02
Film, photography and new digital media in anthropology today

Convenors:
Lisa Stefanoff (UNSW Art & Design)
Naomi Offler (University of Adelaide)
Chair:
Lisa Stefanoff and Naomi Offler
Location:
Napier 209
Start time:
13 December, 2017 at 9:00
Session slots:
5

Short abstract:

Screenings of short and feature documentaries, student and experimental films from around the world, talks on Australian collaborative media projects and a special session on photography in anthropology. Two of four curated days in the conference's Screen/Media/Art program: 13/12 and 15/12

Long abstract:

Screenings of short and award-winning feature documentaries, student and experimental films from Australia, NZ, USA, Brazil, and Denmark presenting stories from Central Australia, Gapuwiak, Antarctica, New York, West Virginia, Zimbabwe, Timor Leste, Peru and Aotearoa with filmmaker talks and Q&As. Special sessions by Anangu and Yolgnu people and the anthropologists they've worked with about the creation of new films and other collaborative media projects. The program also features a session on the role of photography in two recent Australian projects and in a research undertaking in India. Two of four curated days in the conference's Screen/Media/Art program.