Sundance 2013 Preview: John Akomfrah's 'Stuart Hall Project'

From Shadow and Act Mon Dec 3 2012, 19:27:18

A related project we first discovered about 2 months ago, premiered at the Liverpool Biennial 2012, which ran through November 25. British/Ghanaian filmmaker John Akomfrah was commissioned by Autograph ABP to direct a new film titled The Unfinished Conversation. Autograph ABP is a charity that works internationally to educate the public in photography, by addressing issues of cultural identity and human rights. Here's how they describe The Unfinished Conversation: The film examines the nature of the visual as triggered across the individual's memory landscape, with particular reference to identity and race. In...

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