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November 15th, 2019 Discussions

Discussion : From theater to cinema - documentary practices and ethics

Any documentary process comes with a fundamental question: how should we (re)present the protagonist? Artists with theatre and film backgrounds will share the experiences and challenges they have faced with issues of otherness and difference when portraying communities.

Intervenants
Patricia Bergeron, Moderator - Producer, creator and instructor at INIS for documentary programs and interactive media, Director of Hotspot (RIDM 2019, UXdoc space)
Philippe Ducros - Dramaturge, theater director, photographer and actor, Director of Cartomancie du territoire (Les Productions Hôtel-Motel)
Kathia Rock, Singer, author, composer, performer, comédienne Actress in Cartomancie du territoire
Émilie Beaulieu-Guérette, Filmmaker, Director of l'Autre Rio (RIDM 2017, prix meilleur espoir Québec/Canada)
Will Prosper, Filmmaker, Director of Kenbe la - Jusqu'à la victoire (RIDM 2019, Résistance)

The discussion will be held in french

Presented in collaboration with Espace Libre

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