Contemporary Filmmaking in Exile
ABOUT THIS COURSE
A full outline of the course syllabus can be found here.
Please note that there will be a preparatory meeting that will take place on Thursday, October 20th at 12:00 CET. In this meeting, we will introduce you how the platform works and we will offer technical support so that everybody is technically ready for the first session.
MEET YOUR INSTRUCTORS
Nagehan Uskan lives and works on Lesvos Island where she is a member of different grassroots migrant video collectives. She completed her PhD on the topic of activist documentary cinema in Turkey. She was a postdoctoral research fellow at the University of Fribourg/Switzerland conducting a research on migration and its visual representation. She is currently researcher and lecturer at Off-University and organizing seminars hosted by the Department of Gender and Media Studies at IAAW. She also works as film programmer and as independent documentary filmmaker.
This course is funded by "Beyond Social Cohesion: Global Repertoires of Living Together" (RePLITO) in the framework of the Berlin University Alliance and hosted by Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, The Institute for Asian and African Studies.