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    • Bolivian Indigenous Media and the Protection of the Forest 

      Rodriguez, Juan Carlos; Sanjinés, Iván (2018-04-12)
      Screening of The Cry of the Forest (2008), Bolivia’s first indigenous feature film is based on true events that led to the indigenous demonstrations of 1990 and 1996, two events related to the struggle against deforestation ...
    • The Cat, The Reverend, and The Slave: Discussion 

      Della Negra, Alain (2020-02-03)
      What does it mean to live in a reality of your own making? This strange, chilling and compelling documentary explores this questions by following three members of “Second Life” who reincarnated themselves into a world ...
    • Cities of Peace: From Atlanta to Hiroshima 

      Jacobs, Robert; Martz, Meagan; Zinman, Gregory; Weiss, Amanda (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2022-03-16)
      An online roundtable conversation with speakers from Georgia Tech, the Hiroshima Peace Institute, and the Carter Center. What does it mean to be a “city of peace,” and how is it different in Atlanta and Hiroshima? What is ...
    • Demain 

      Dion, Cyril; Caille, Antoine Constantin; Hirsch, Jennifer; Vacche, Angela Dalle (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-04-11)
      Q&A and panel discussion about the film Demain (France, 2015) - Demain follows a team of four people carrying out an investigation in ten different countries to figure out what may lead to the possible extinction of a part ...
    • Documenting Wuhan: Q&A with Filmmaker Wu Hao 

      Wu, Hao; Liu, Jin; Liu, Lu; Weiss, Amanda; Elliot, Michael (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2021-02-15)
      Documenting Wuhan: Q&A with Filmmaker Hao Wu.
    • Down Here There Are No Shooting Stars 

      Magdy, Basim (2018-04-18)
      A screening and conversation with Basim Magdy, an artist who will present and discuss some of his short films exploring spaces and places—both real and imagined—from different parts of the world.
    • En quête de sens (A Quest for Meaning) 

      Boulard, Stéphanie; Coste, Nathanaël (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2021-03-20)
      This discussion followed a screening of the film, which follows two childhood friends on a journey as they question the workings of the world, our relationship with nature, and the meaning of life. Their travels take them ...
    • H20mx 

      Cohen, José; Luceaga, Alejandra; Andes, Karen; Alonso, Paul; Braneon, Christian (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-04-06)
      Q&A and panel discussion about the film H20mx (Mexico, 2010) - H2Omx examines Mexico City's water problems through the perspective of residents, government agencies, business owners and engineers.
    • Hafu: The Mixed-Race Experience in Japan 

      Weiss, Amanda; Baldwin, Joshua; Tsai, Aurora; Nishikura, Megumi; Hughes-Troutman, Tiffiny (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2021-03-11)
      The film explores multiculturalism in Japanese society through the experiences of mixed-race Japanese people. The round-table explored multiculturalism and community sustainability with director Megumi Nishikura, Dr. Aurora ...
    • “KARMALINK” (2021) Q&A with Director Jake Wachtel 

      Wachtel, Jake; Weber, Katja (2022-04-19)
      Q&A with director Jake Wachtel of the family mystery-adventure film “Karmalink.” Shot on location in the Khmer language with English subtitles, “Karmalink” tells the tale of a plucky group of kids, from a gentrifying poor ...
    • Landfall Documentary Discussion with Director Cecilia Aldarondo 

      Aldarondo, Cecilia; Rodriguez, Juan Carlos (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2021-03-03)
      This is a Q&A discussion with director Cecilia Aldarondo and associate producer Lale Namerrow Pastor of the documentary Landfall (2020).
    • Neukölln Unlimited 

      Imondi, Agostino; Rasch, Dietmar (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-03-15)
      Discussion about the film Neukölln Unlimited (Germany, 2010) - Neukölln Unlimited explores the daily lives of three Lebanese refugees and hip hop artists in Berlin struggling to evade deportation and establish permanent ...
    • Plastic China 

      Wang, Jiu-liang; Li, Yu; Realff, Matthew J.; Saikawa, Eri; Zinman, Gregory (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-03-29)
      Q&A and panel discussion about the film Plastic China (China, 2016) - Plastic China follows the members of a family who spend their lives sorting and recycling plastic waste from the United States, Europe, and Asia.
    • Political Comics in China: the Works of Li Xiaoguai 

      Foster, Paul; Herschler, Stephen; Li, Yu; Xiaoguai, Li (2018-04-02)
      Chinese artist Li Xiaoguai will discuss his comic art and show how Chinese writing and characters are creatively employed against the Chinese government's Internet censorship and ideological control. The event features an ...
    • "SADAKAT”/”FIDELITY” (2014) Screening and Q&A with Director Ilker Çatak 

      Uelzmann, Jan; Çatak, Ilker (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2022-04-01)
      Screening of the Academy Award-winning short film “Fidelity” (25 min, 2014) and a Q&A session with director Ilker Çatak. Set during anti-government protests in Istanbul, the film follows the life of a Turkish couple which ...
    • Solar Cinema in Puerto Rico: A Conversation with Dr. Arturo Massol 

      Massol, Arturo (2019-03-28)
      After two successful years bringing international media artists to discuss their work at Georgia Tech, The Global Media Festival: Sustainability Across Languages and Cultures takes a further step by showcasing the creation ...
    • Translating for a Screen: Subtitling in the Age of Streaming 

      Paquet, Darcy; Yasar, Kerim; Sohn, Irhe; Bae, Keung Yoon (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2022-03-14)
      An online roundtable exploring how subtitling has changed in the era of Netflix. Discussions focused on the topic of translation and subtitling, and how streaming is changing this work. Featuring Darcy Paquet (subtitler ...
    • Virtual Film Festivals: Global and Local 

      Saluveer, Sten; Foster, Matthew; Manci, Catherine; Schwarz, Michael; Usher, Rachel; Zinman, Gregory; Weiss, Amanda (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2021-03-26)
      How has COVID-19 impacted film festivals around the world? This Virtual Roundtable conversation with Sten Saluveer, Head of NEXT/ Marche Du Film – Festival de Cannes, Catherine Manci, Public Programming Specialist at Georgia ...