Anthropologie documentaire

  • Ben Russell
  • 2019
    • Germany
    • France
  • 30 min

Color-Blind recruits the restless ghost of Paul Gauguin as an uneasy spirit guide in excavating the colonial legacy of a decidedly syncretic post-post-colonial present. Featuring im/material guest appearances by: white-tipped reef sharks, Aldous Huxley's Island, Marquesan techno, authorized Gauguin reproductions, Bretagne dance competitions, an illegal kava ceremony, the beach from...

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  • Ana Vaz
  • 2019
    • Brazil
    • France
  • 26 min

_ 3,000 drawings were made by the Waimiri-Atroari, an indigenous people from Brazilian Amazonia during their first literacy class. The question most frequently asked by the Waimiri-Atroari was: why did Kamña (“the civilised”) kill Kiña (Waimiri-Atraori) ? Apiyemiyekî? (Why?).

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  • Laura Huertas Millán
  • 2019
    • Colombia
    • France
  • 24 min

From time immemorial, the native people of America have used and revered the coca leaf. “Jiíbie” is the Uitoto name of the coca substance also called “mambe", here produced in the intimacy of a family in the Colombian Amazon.

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