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Fwd: Documentary Film Artist Needed (fwd) Student filmmmaker

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  • rachel mercy
    Hi folks, I have no personal connection with this but thought it might be of interest. ... __________________________________________________ Do You Yahoo!?
    Message 1 of 1 , May 31 8:32 AM
      Hi folks,
      I have no personal connection with this but thought it
      might be of interest.

      > > Touchable Stories Community Project in Richmond:
      > > Documentary Film Artist Needed
      > >
      > > The community arts group Touchable Stories is
      > > currently based in
      > > Richmond, California, developing a site-specific
      > > installation based
      > > on oral histories and civic narratives culled from
      > > leaders,
      > > activists, artists, and residents of the Richmond
      > > community. Joined
      > > by several local Bay Area artists, Touchable
      > Stories
      > > will create 10
      > > to 12 interactive installations that address
      > themes
      > > that are of most
      > > concern to Richmond residents; the project is
      > > scheduled to open in
      > > April 2007 and run for at least a year. At the
      > same
      > > time, Touchable
      > > Stories will site a smaller installation on the
      > > Berkeley campus that
      > > thematizes the ethics and politics of Berkeley's
      > > relationship with
      > > the Richmond community.
      > >
      > > Currently, TS is seeking a student filmmaker to
      > > document their
      > > intriguing process of research and community
      > > engagement, hoping to
      > > produce both a compelling documentary film and a
      > > filmic resource for
      > > future community arts projects. Documentation
      > would
      > > include:
      > > bi-monthly dinners with community members; local
      > > community events
      > > (festivals, markets, fundraisers); public hearings
      > > and civic council
      > > meetings; artist interviews and documentation of
      > > artists' processes;
      > > interviews and documentation of Richmond
      > residents,
      > > UC-Berkeley
      > > affiliates, the Richmond landscape, and the
      > > UC-Berkeley landscape.
      > > Some video documentation may be used in the final
      > > installation in
      > > April. The ideal candidate would be available
      > > during the summer of
      > > 2006 and for specific events throughout the
      > academic
      > > year of 2006/07.
      > >
      > > Interested students should contact Shannon
      > Flattery,
      > > Artistic
      > > Director of Touchable Stories at
      > > (touchablestories@...).
      > > Course credit for participation will be available
      > > through the
      > > departments of Theater, Dance, and Performance
      > > Studies or Rhetoric
      > > under Professor Shannon Jackson
      > > (shjacks@...) or through the
      > > Film Studies program under Professor Jeffrey
      > Skoller
      > > (jasko@...).
      > > --
      > >
      >
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      > > Shannon Jackson
      > > Professor and Head Graduate Advisor, Performance
      > > Studies
      > > Department of Theater, Dance, and Performance
      > > Studies
      > > Department of Rhetoric
      > > University of California
      > > 101 Dwinelle Annex
      > > Berkeley, CA 94720
      > > (510) 642-3895
      > >
      > > http://theater.berkeley.edu
      > >
      >
      >


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