Tag: film festivals

Ethnographic Films: A Family of Resemblances

Kerim , August 1st, 2017

This is the third post in my series on the definition of “ethnographic film.” In the first post I laid out the basic approach I am using: one…

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The Four Dimensions of Ethnographic Films

Kerim , July 26th, 2017

In my last post I argued that rather than choosing between overly narrow (“closed”) or overly broad (“open”) definitions of ethnographic film, it would be better to follow…

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Do we even need to define ethnographic film?

Kerim , July 20th, 2017

Before this year I never felt the need to come up with a clear definition for what counts as an “ethnographic film.” Constructing better pigeonholes only seems to…

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