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EASA2020 logo16th EASA Biennial Conference
New anthropological horizons in and beyond Europe
21-24 July 2020 in Lisbon
ISCTE-University Institute of Lisbon and ICS-Institute of Social Sciences, University of Lisbon

The Call for Films is now closed

EASA2020 Lisboa – Films

The European Association of Social Anthropology invited ethnographic film submissions to be screened during its 16th Biennial Conference, which will be held in Lisbon, Portugal, from the 21st to the 24th of July 2020. The theme of the Conference is "New anthropological horizons in and beyond Europe”. This wide-open theme aims to encourage attention to new objects, new ways of thinking, and new and hybrid forms of audio-visual representation.

frame from a film 'Pedra e cal' (Lime and stone), by Catarina Alves Costa
'Pedra e cal' (A Room in the House), film by Catarina Alves Costa

Important dates

Second phase – only for selected films (15 April - 01 June 2020)
File upload (via Dropbox, WeSendit, WeTransfer, MyAirBridge or equivalent) of version in digital format suitable for public screening in high resolution.

Along with the screening copy file, the authors and/or producers of the selected films should also send:

Film programme convenors

Amaya Sumpsi, anthropologist, CRIA/FCSH-NOVA
Catarina Alves Costa, anthropologist, FCSH-NOVA / CRIA
Humberto Martins, anthropologist, UTAD / CRIA-UM
Inês Ponte, anthropologist, ICS-ULisboa
Rodrigo Lacerda, anthropologist, CRIA NOVA FCSH/UC
Sofia Sampaio, researcher in cinema and anthropology, CRIA-IUL


APA logoCRIA logoThis Call for Films is a collaborative effort of European Association of Social Anthropology (EASA), Associação Portuguesa de Antropologia (APA) and Centro em Rede de Investigação em Antropologia (CRIA).

Any queries with the above please email conference(at)easaonline.org.