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

In Pursuit of Happiness #313

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9:00 hrs, Friday 24th June, Roberts G06
 
Student film
 
 
Director / Anthropologist: Rei Ono
Year of Release: 2009
Duration: 30 mins
Country of Production: UK
Location: Japan, Tokyo (Japanese)
Language: English, Japanese (English sub)
Production: Granada Center for Visual Anthropology, The University of Manchester
 
 
 
In Pursuit of Happiness is a short film which delves into the lives of men who live along the Tama River on the outskirts of Tokyo.  Through following the personal history and travails of one such man, Miura Kunio, the film introduces its viewers with the characters in an intimate way.