2011 PROGRAMME

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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FILM PRIZES AND AWARDS

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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FORMER RAI FESTIVALS

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

Law and War in Rural Kenya #27

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9:00 hrs, Saturday 25th June, Darwin LT
 
 
 
Director / Anthropologist: Suzette Heald
Year of Release: 2010
Duration: 65 mins
Country of Production: UK
Location: Kenya (Kuria)
Language: Kikuria, English (English sub)
 
 
 
 
This film revisits a vigilante movement that arose to combat cattle raiding and gun crime among the Kenyan Kuria ten years after it had brought peace to the area. In telling the story of its origin and current operation it reveals a broad contrast between areas where it still operates, though with some difficulty, and those where it has faltered and died. In these latter areas there has been a revival of clan raiding and warfare.