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Producing Image Activism after the Arab Uprisings WORKSHOP AT UNIVERSITY STOCKHOLM

June 22nd, 2017|Categories: Events, News|

SAVE THE DATE: WORKSHOP AT IMS. UNIVERSITY STOCKHOLM Producing Image Activism after the Arab Uprisings September 6th – 9th, 2017, Filmhuset Stockholm […]

Some Impressions from the Conference

June 13th, 2017|Categories: Conference, News|

Silke Schwarz / ICI Berlin 2017 Jens Eder, Britta Hartmann & Chris Tedjasukmana during the conference opening at ICI Berlin The Power of Activist Videos – Impressions from the Conference A few impressions from our conference "The Power of Activist Videos“ at ICI Berlin. We wish to thank our lecturers and all [...]

Omran in the ruins of Aleppo

June 12th, 2017|Categories: Videos in Close-Up|Tags: , , , |

The video of little Omran, a Syrian boy who received medical care following a bomb attack in Aleppo, became an international media symbol by showing the suffering of the Syrian people during the raging civil war. […]

A Call for Solidarity Regarding the Imprisonment of Kazim Kizil

June 11th, 2017|Categories: Links & Articles, News|

Kazim Kizil. Source [^] In the wake of the protests against the Turkish constitutional referendum in April 2017, Turkish video activist and documentary filmmaker Kazim Kizil was taken into custody by state forces and has since been imprisoned. […]

Surveillance Chess

May 17th, 2017|Categories: Videos in Close-Up|Tags: , , , |

Swiss media activists “Bitnik” use a jamming transmitter to hijack security cameras in the London Underground and invite the security personnel to a game chess on their screens. This form of guerrilla artivism skilfully reverses the imbalance of power between those being observed and those doing the observing. […]

Book of Abstracts

May 8th, 2017|Categories: Conference, News|

Just a few days left until the Video Activism Conference 2017 starts in Berlin and we’re all very excited! More detailed information about the program can now be found in our book of abstracts available for download here. Dowload Poster (PDF) Dowload Flyer (PDF) Book of Abstracts (PDF) [...]

80 Years Apart

April 11th, 2017|Categories: Videos in Close-Up|Tags: , , , , |

“We’re alive, we’re the lucky ones” – UNICEF’s campaign for solidarity with child refugees highlights the shared stories of Harry and Ahmed, and in doing so reminds us of the millions of tragic fates during the great European trauma of the 20th century. […]

PI News’ burning Christmas tree in Brussels

March 25th, 2017|Categories: Videos in Close-Up|Tags: , , , , |

Video evidence on the witness stand: how a right-wing political blog exploited the inherent ambiguity of witness videos to push its anti-Islamic message. […]

Vortragsreihe Intime Öffentlichkeiten in Linz und Wien ab 28.03.17

March 2nd, 2017|Categories: Events, News|

Sorry, this entry is only available in German. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. INTIME ÖFFENTLICHKEITEN: MEDIEN – RÄUME – GEMEINSCHAFTEN Vortragsreihe 2017 28.03., 26.04., 02.05., 30.05., 20.06. Kunstuniversität Linz, IFK Wien, Kepler Salon Linz […]

Video Activism Conference Berlin 2017

March 1st, 2017|Categories: Conference, Events, News|

THE POWER OF ACTIVIST VIDEOS Conference at the ICI Berlin, May 12-13, 2017. Organized by Jens Eder, Britta Hartmann and Chris Tedjasukmana, funded by the Volkswagen Foundation (Project: Video Activism 2.0 Between Social Media and Social Movements) […]