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

Golden Scars #74

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18:30 hrs, Saturday 25th June, Roberts G08
Director / Anthropologist: Alexandrine Boudreault-Fournier
Year of Release: 2010
Duration: 62 mins
Country of Production: Canada
Location: Cuba
Language: Spanish (English, French sub)
Production: Cimarron Productions
Golden Scars presents an intimate portrait of the realities facing young musicians in Cuba, offering an exclusive look into the unique stories of two young rappers born in Santiago de Cuba. They are neither blood brothers, nor the best friends in the world. What they have in common is a passion for an expressive urban culture that gives voice to their most powerful impulses.Going beyond issues of politics and revolution, the artists share with us their passion and the roots of their musical inspiration. Their spiritual strength, as well as fierce convictions, drive them to pursue their odyssey despite the tensions and personal struggles with which they are confronted.