[Filmfestivalresearch] Asia Through the Aperture - workshop, Birkbeck Cinema, London 8 Jun

sonali joshi sonali at day-for-night.org
Tue Jun 4 18:09:29 CEST 2019

Dear List Members,

The second edition of Aperture: Asia & Pacific Film Festival opens in London today and runs through till 13 June before touring the UK and returning to London for a Southeast Asian documentary focus in September.

Members in London may be particularly interested in the second event in the Asia Through the Aperture workshop series held in partnership with CREAM (University of Westminster) which will include a panel discussion on approaches to curating Asian cinema and moving image, a panel of current and recent contributors of NANG magazine, and a shorts programme entitled *Mud, Drones and Spirits*, curated by May Adadol Ingawanij and Julian Ross (CREAM). Confirmed speakers include Hyunjin Cho (London Korean Film Festival), George Clark (CREAM), Laila Dickson (London Australian Film Festival), Victor Fan (Kings’ College, Chinese Visual Festival), Sonali Joshi (Aperture: Asia & Pacific Film Festival, Day for Night), Janet McCabe (BIMI, Essay Film Festival), Eric Sasono (King’s College London/NANG 6), Jasper Sharp (Writer & Curator, NANG 5), Kate Taylor (London Film Festival).

Aperture: Asia & Pacific Film Festival 2019 is hosted by Day for Night with CREAM as principal partner, and is supported by Arts Council of England, Birkbeck Institute for the Moving Image, MUBI, NANG Magazine and Taiwan Film Institute.

The full programme can be found here: www.day-for-night.org/aperture. Please feel free to circulate amongst your colleagues and contacts who may also be interested.

Best wishes,


*Dr Sonali Joshi*
*Founder & Curator, Day for Night*
*- film exhibition I distribution **I** subtitles & screen translation -*

*Aperture: Asia & Pacific Film Festival*
*London part **I**: 4-13 June 2019*

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