An almost wordless screening programme featuring studies of land and sea by outstanding Southeast Asia-based artists Nguyen Trinh Thi, Charles Lim, Khvay Samnang and Nget Rady, and Taiki Sakpisit. First shown at BIMI Essay Film Festival (2015), touring destinations to Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art (Seoul 2015), and Bophana Audio-Visual Resource Centre (Phnom Penh 2017).
The screening programme is part of the curatorial research project on southern film essayists. Outputs include the article 'Nguyen Trinh Thi's Essay Films,' in Women Artists, Feminism and the Moving Image, Lucy Reynolds, ed (IB Tauris, 2018); the curatorial project Southern Collectives (BIM Buenos Aires, 2016), and Comparing Experimental Cinemas (Bangalore, 2015); and the article 'The Essay Film as Feminist Cinema in Southeast Asia: Anocha Suwichakornpong and Nguyen Trinh Thi' (forthcoming). Funding for the project include the British Academy's International Mobility and Partnership Scheme (2014-15), and UoW's Strategic Research Fund (2016).
|Keywords||artists' moving image, Southeast Asia|
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