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

Awarded Film Prizes 2011

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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, 23-26 June 2011

 

 

RAI Film Prize

Other Europe. Rosella Schillaci, 2011, 75 mins, Italy. *)

Commendations:

Summer Pasture. Lynn True and Nelson Walker III, 2010, 85 mins, China.

Birds’ Way. Klara Trencsenyi and Vlad Naumescu, 2009, 56 mins, Romania.

 

Basil Wright Film Prize

Manenberg. Karen Waltorp, Christian Vium, 2010, 58 mins, Denmark. *)

Commendations:

The Caviar Connection. Dragan Nikolić. 2008, 58 mins, Serbia, USA.

The House of the Dead. Deborah Diniz, 2009, 24 mins, Brazil.

 

Wiley-Blackwell Student Film Prize

Juarke Boys Made Men in Mboum Society. Mohamadou Saliou, 2010, 52 mins, Norway (Visual Cultural Studies, University of Tromsø)

Commendations:

Men of Words. Johanne Ihle, 2009, 23 mins, Yemen, UK (GCVA, University of Manchester) *)

Blackstone Edge. Susan Butterworth, 2010, 15 mins, UK (University of Manchester)

Uncle Joh Still Has a Farm. Trude Berge Ottersen, 2010, 50 mins, Norway (Visual Cultural Studies, University of Tromsø).

 

Material Culture and Archaeology Film Prize

Sifinja – The Iron Bride. Valerie Hänsch, 2009, 70 mins, Germany.

Commendations:

A Film from My Parish. Tony Donoghue, 2008, 7 mins, Ireland.

The Stitches Speak. Nina Sabnani, 2010, 12 mins, India.

Weaving Worlds. Bennie Klain, 2008, 56 mins, USA.

 

Intangible Culture Film Prize (Music - Dance - Performance)

Unity Through Culture. Christian Suhr and Ton Otto, 2011, 60 mins, Denmark.

Commendations:

Ritual Journeys. Dawa Lepcha and Anna Balikci, 2011, 75 mins, India.

HanoiEclipse: The Music of Dai Lam Linh. Barley Norton, 2010, 50 mins, UK.

A Two Day Fair. Anjali Monteiro and K. P. Jayasankar, 2009, 60 mins, India.

 

Ashgate Audience Film Prize

I Dream of Mummers. Adela Peeva, 2010, 26 mins, Bulgaria.

The Lover and the Beloved. Andy Lawrence, 2010, 70 mins, UK.

 

Richard Werbner Award:

Unity Through Culture. Christian Suhr and Ton Otto, 2011, 60 mins, Denmark.

 

For further information please contact: Royal Anthropological Institute, Susanne Hammacher, Film Officer, 50 Fitzroy Street, London W1T 5BT UK Phone: +44 (0) 20 7387 0455 Fax: 020 7388 8817 Email: film@therai.org.uk

 

*) distributed by the RAI