For information about film submission, selection, prizes or RAI, please contact
The Film Officer, Susanne Hammacher, Royal Anthropological Institute, 50 Fitzroy Street
London W1T 5BT,United Kingdom
phone: +44 (0) 20 7387 0455
fax: +44 (0) 20 7388 8817
For information about festival organisation, Leeds venues, or the conference, please contact
Centre for Tourism and Cultural Change
Faculty of Arts & Society
Leeds Metropolitan University
Old School Board
phone +44 (0)113- 812 9239
fax +44 (0)113- 812 8544
About this Festival
Sponsored by the Royal Anthropological Institute of Great Britain & Ireland (RAI) since 1985, it is an itinerant festival that moves biennially from one university host to another, in association with local community and cultural organisations.
The festival was held from Wednesday July 1st to Saturday July 4th 2009, and included over 50 hours of screenings of new films, a major international conference, and a targeted selection of events focusing on anthropological ethics in filmmaking, youth participatory film, and archiving ethnographic film.
The Festival gratefully acknowledges sponsorship from: