MA Film "These Objects, Those Memories" to screen at the 18th Encounters South African International Documentary Festival
News from Mar 04, 2016
The final MA film in the Masters Program Visual and Media Anthropology from Roger Horn (USA): These Objects, Those Memories”, Zimbabwe 2015, has been selected to screen at the 18th Encounters South African International Documentary Festival.
"These Objects, Those Memories" is a split-screen film focused on material culture, specifically, that of three long-term Zimbabwean female migrants currently residing in Cape Town, South Africa. Through an exploration of the objects brought with them, objects sent back to their homeland, objects left behind and their associated memories; stories of joy, loss, and hopes for a return to Zimbabwe are examined.