Wretches and Jabberers: Film Screening and Discussion


October 24, 2014, 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm at York University, Toronto

Join us!

Longplayer Conversation 2014: David Graeber and Brian Eno

AAA Virtual Event: Ebola and Anthropology

Interesting conversation on Ebola…

Do Muslim Women Need Saving?

Lila Abu-Lughod speaking about her new book…


UNAFF 2012: Films – Unravel

Unravel follows the Western worlds least-wanted clothes, on a journey across Northern India, from sea to industrial interior. They get sent to Panipat, a sleepy town and the only place in the world that wants them, recycling them back into …



Hollow is an interactive documentary and community participatory project that examines the future of rural America through the eyes and voices of those living in McDowell County.



ABOUNADDARA: The Syrian Film Collective shaking up how we see the conflict.



An interesting project created by the department of Ethnographic and Documentary Film at the University College London.

The Pervert’s Guide to Ideology

What does Mao Zedong, Beethoven’s 9th and ideology have in common? Watch “The Pervert’s Guide to Ideology” to find out.

“Cultural theorist superstar Slavoj Žižek re-teams with director Sophie Fiennes (The Pervert’s Guide to Cinema) for another wildly entertaining romp through the crossroads of cinema and philosophy.”

Moving memories

Tales from Moss Side and Hulme

This nostalgic and award-winning film tells the story of the first and second generation immigrants in Hulme and Moss Side, particularly those of Caribbean, Sikh and Irish heritage, from the 1950s to the 1980s. It mixes historic BBC footage held at …