Around the World in 90 Films

Plan your days! Explore the full film and sessions programme with prize screenings, workshops, special events. Consult the interactive map of film locations in 38 countries.
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The Royal Anthropological Institute is pleased to announce that the following Film Prizes have been awarded at the 12th RAI International Festival of Ethnographic Film, London, 23rd - 26th June 2011.

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11th RAI Film Festival, 2009
CTCC, Leeds Metropolitan University

10th RAI Film Festival, 2007
GCVA, The University of Manchester

7th RAI Film Festival, 2000
SOAS, University of London

I Am a White African - Farewell to Jean Rouch #215

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14:00 hrs, Sunday 26th June, Darwin LT
Director / Anthropologist: Bernd Mosblech
Year of Release: 2008
Duration: 56 mins
Country of Production: Germany  
Location: Niger
Language: French (English sub)
Production: Bernd Mosblech Film
A cliff higher than 300 meters, it is here that the Dogons, a West African tribe, bury their dead. Today, they give one last tribute to the French filmmaker Jean Rouch. Only the best ones will be able to climb the last 72 meters, and accompany the funeral cortege/procession to the end.