DER Documentary

Encountering Jean Rouch

by Hu Tai-Li
color, 11 min, 2003

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This short film was shot in 2002 during Bilan du Film Ethnographic for the purpose of introducing Jean Rouch to the audience at 2003 Taiwan International Ethnographic film festival. Unexpectedly, Jean Rouch passed away in 2004. In this film Jean Rouch talked about his new marriage, his anger towards the moving of the artifacts of the Mankind Museum, his anarchistic nature, his dreams and fantasies, etc…

Film Festivals, Screenings, Awards

2003 Taiwan International Ethnographic Film Festival
2004 Bilan du Film Ethnographique (Paris)
2004 Gottingen International Film Festival

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