Animism on Film

24 Jun 2021

Regular hours

Thu, 24 Jun
18:30 – 20:00

Timezone: Europe/London

Free admission


Hosted by: Border Crossings

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An evening of short films and discussion around Indigenous spiritual ideas.


The event will be chaired by Prof. Graham Harvey, the author of ANIMISM: RESPECTING THE LIVING WORLD

The event includes two films exploring animism by Alisi Telengut (Mongolian) - THE FOURFOLD (2020) and TEARS OF INGE (2013) - and a new film about a Mayan ceremony for the equinox - AJAW Q’IJ (2021), directed by Chiara Faggionato and Juan Jose Chiriz Cuat (Maya).

Presented in partnership with the Open University.

ANIMISM ON FILM is part of ORIGINS Festival 2021-22 - the UK's only large-scale multidisciplinary Festival of Indigenous arts and culture. Find out more:

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Exhibiting artists

Juan Jose Chiriz Cuat

Alisi Telengut

Chiara Faggionato


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