Friday 19th January 2018, Goethe-Institut London, UK
Keynote speaker: Prof. Hamid Naficy (Northwestern)
Deadline for submission: Sunday 8th October 2017
This one-day conference brings together scholars from a range of disciplines to explore the work of Iranian filmmaker Sohrab Shahid Saless (1944-1998) as conduit for a wider engagement with exiled and displaced moving image practitioners: their ethics, aesthetics, mode(s) of production as well as their precarious lives and often uncertain legacy.
We invite contributions by researchers and scholars of all backgrounds and in all stages of their careers to one of the following three sections: