Framing Asia will be a monthly filmscreening during the Leiden Asia Year, organised by the KITLV (Royal Netherlands Institute of Southeast Asian and Caribbean), the IIAS (international Institute for Asian Studies) and the department CA-DS (Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology) of Leiden University.
Framing Asia is looking for anthropological films and documentaries with a special focus on Asia. Selected films will be screened accompanied by a Q&A with the filmmaker and/or discussion with experts on the subject of the film(s).
Framing Asia will award the best films of this series at the end of this year.
Filmmaker, both student and professionals, are encouraged to submit. Please send an email with the title, a description (max. 300 words), a still and a link with the trailer to: [email protected] and [email protected]
From February onward, the screenings are planned to be held at Lipsius 28, Leiden University. The complete program for the screenings will be online at the beginning of February. Feel free to join!