INTRODUCTION

Antropofest is an international festival of movies with social anthropological themes.

Festival is held by eponymous NGO, formed by social anthropology graduates. The goal of the festival is to introduce the general audience to the movies that could also be one of the important study instruments of our domain. These specific documents will allow us to learn about the life of various human communities, social groups or individuals around the world.

Already 9th Antropofest wages at January 26th and 27th 2018.

During the festival we will hold debates on current projections and there will be also other accompanying programme.

We are looking forward to you!

NEWS

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Echoes of Antropofest arrive to Bratislava, Slovakia. You can watch Mass and Five Lives, all directors will be there. They will also debate about visual anthropology. Café Satori Stage, 6p.m.

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"Echoes of Antropofest" continued in Pardubice, 4th April from 5pm. You will watch: Masa, Five lives, Problems of Elites, In the Rythm of the City and Sacred Water. Screening will take place at University of Pardubice, bulidinf EB, room E2.

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We would like to invite you to ECHOS OF ANTROPOFEST TO NITRA, Slovakia.
Screenings will take place on 30th March from 5pm in Fotogaléria Trafačka during "Ethnological days" organised by Department of Ethnology and Folklore of University KF in Nitra, Slovakia.
You can watch these movies: British Born Chinese, Gurumbé and Between Islam and Sacred Forest.

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Firts "Echos of Antropofest" will take place at Maňana Bar, Žižkovo nám 6, Jičín at 10th and 11th of March from 4pm in both days. We will screen this movies: A Report About Mina, Dust, Gurugu, Haying Time, Masa, Nobel Nok Dah, Pět Životů, Sacred Water, Tama Gaun - The Cooper Village.

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Guests of Antropofest 2017 are: Michal Pavlásek and Ivo Bystřičan (Masa), Jaroslava Panáková (Pět životů), Marcel Romanutti (Problematika elit), Ondřej Raffel (V rytmu města), Frode Storaas (Tama Gaun), Evgeny Aleksandrov and Elena Danilko (Haing Time), Deepak Tolange, Christoph Siegel, Anisha Gosh (Dust). Let´s discuss with them about theirs movies!!

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SCHEDULE

27.01.2017 : Sál A

27.01.2017 : Sál B

28.01.2017 : Sál A

28.01.2017 : Sál B

MOVIES

GURUMBÉ. AFRO-ANDALUSIAN MEMORIES / 72 MIN

Španělsko, 2016, 72 min
M.Á. Rosales
27.01.2017 21:25

Antropofest 2017 Today Europe's southern borders are shielded with barbed wire and fences, but once a trade flourished here that forcibly kidnapped thousands of african men and women into exile and exploitation. Giving voice to its Afro Andalusian memories, Gurumbé leads us to question Spanish identity, reminding us that Africa is weaved into its fabric.
Miguel Ángel Rosales is an andalusian Anthropologist and Documentary Filmmaker.

Director, script: M. Á. Rosales
Production: Intermedia Producciones
Camera: Eduardo Montero
Edit: Andrés Zoilo
Festivals (selection): 40th SÂO PAULO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL. Sâo Paulo, Brazil 2016;  FILM AFRICA FESTIVAL. London, Great Britain 2016; FESTIVAL INTERNATIONAL DU FILM DE BRUXELLES. Bruxelles, Belgium 2016; 24th AFRICAN DIASPORA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL. New York , USA 2016

Language of Dialogues: Spanish, Portuguese
Language of Subtitles: English, Czech



 

ETNO-FILM: MEZI TRADICÍ A EXPERIMENTEM / 60 MIN

Česká republika, 2017, 60 min
P. Borecký
28.01.2017 15:25

Elena Danilko, historian and filmmaker, will discuss with Frode Storaas and Jevgeny Aleksandrov, experienced visual anthropologists, the importance of salvage anthropology in contemporary ethnografic cinema, specifics of „nordic“ film school and temptations of non-disciplinary thinking.
The event is hosted by Pavel Borecký (Anthropictures).

No traslation into Czech. Languages are English and Russian.

GURUGU / 5 MIN

Španělsko, 2016, 5 min
T. Iragorri
27.01.2017 19:00

Antropofest 2017 Melilla is a Spanish autonomous city located in northern Africa. In the forests of Gurugú mountain in Morocco, thousands of Africans await their time to jump the fence separating the two continents. Abou and Fofana are two friends who traveled together for years on the African continent to reach the Mount Gurugú mountain . Melilla fence has made separate.

Telmo Iragorri - After graduating in Audiovisual Communication he works on EL MUNDO TV in the department of editing in programs for Telemadrid and Antena 3. He directs in 2012 Yatra , en busca del monzón and works in Paco de Lucía : la búsqueda (winner of the Goya for Best Documentary 2015 ) . In 2016 he co-directs the film Malú, ni un paso atrás.

Director, Script, Camera, Edit: Telmo Iragorri
Production: Vilcavaro, Barcelona

Language of Dialogues: Arabic, French, English
Language of Subtitles: English, Czech

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PARTNERS

Partners of AntropoFEST are

Thanks!

Sociologický časopis / Czech Sociological Review
Český lid, ETNOLOGICKÝ ČASOPIS / ETHNOLOGICAL JOURNAL
Česká asociace pro africká studia
Lidé města / Urban People F. H. Prager - český jablečný cider
Radio 1 Anthropictures - Studio antropologického výzkumu

CONTACT

Don't hesitate and ask us or just send your movie (with apllication form) on email:

APPLICATION FORM

Submit film with online application form HERE, or by email or by post. See below.
  • Relevance to the given anthropological themes will be taken into account when choosing the film. Attention will also be paid to the content and artistic quality of the film. (Application form here: DOC, PDF)
  • Films of any length will be accepted.
  • By entering his/her film, the owner of the rights gives consent to the film being projected at Antropofest events and archived for the purposes of the civil association Antropofest.
  • Sent DVDs are not returned.
  • Photographs and information from the application will be used for the purposes of the festival, included in the festival programme/catalogue and posted on the Antropofest website.
  • The deadline for applications is November 17th 2017. Films which arrive after this date will not be included in the projection of the topical year of the festival.
  • Applicants will be informed about their film being incorporated into the festival programme via e-mail and not later than 20 days before the beginning of the festival.
  • Expenses connected to transporting the film to the address Antropofest, P.O. BOX 56, 253 01 Hostivice, Czech Republic will be covered by the applicant.
  • You can also upload the movie and send us the link.
  • We accept either classical DVD VIDEO (PAL) or MOV/MP4 (codec H264, SD or HD resolution). Additional subtitles (not only burned in the image) are also required - we need it for translation to Czech. We accept only subtitles with exact timing in srt format (created by Subtitle Workshop or other software).
  • There is no entering fee and no financial reward to applicant or director of the movie.