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Hé Meisje
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directed by Nikki Koppes; produced by Nikki Koppes (Leiden, South Holland: Institute of Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology, Universiteit Leiden, 2020), 28 mins
Research shows that being harassed on the street is daily business for the majority of women. Hé Meisje (which is best translated into ‘what’s up, girl’) shines light on this issue by portraying four young women from Amsterdam. While we follow them as they move through the city, we listen to their personal...
directed by Nikki Koppes; produced by Nikki Koppes (Leiden, South Holland: Institute of Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology, Universiteit Leiden, 2020), 28 mins
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Born on a Journey
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directed by Sandra Patiño; produced by Institute of Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology, Universiteit Leiden (Leiden, South Holland: Institute of Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology, Universiteit Leiden, 2020), 30 mins
‘Born on a Journey’ depicts intimate portraits of three pregnant undocumented immigrants who have settled in the surrounding areas of Bogotá, Colombia. After leaving their families in Venezuela; Aura, Sabrina, and Sarai face new challenges in their new home as they navigate local policies and social network...
directed by Sandra Patiño; produced by Institute of Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology, Universiteit Leiden (Leiden, South Holland: Institute of Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology, Universiteit Leiden, 2020), 30 mins
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Contraceptive Bliss
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directed by Silke van Diemen; produced by Institute of Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology, Universiteit Leiden (Leiden, South Holland: Institute of Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology, Universiteit Leiden, 2017), 33 mins
This ethnographic documentary follows three young Dutch women in their contraceptive choices. It shows how the use of hormonal birth control for women from a young age on is normalized, institutionalized and encouraged through social norms. Since the pharmaceutical industry only produces birth control methods for...
directed by Silke van Diemen; produced by Institute of Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology, Universiteit Leiden (Leiden, South Holland: Institute of Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology, Universiteit Leiden, 2017), 33 mins
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Hair, A Woman's Glory
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directed by Lisa Schaeffer; produced by Lisa Schaeffer (Leiden, South Holland: Institute of Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology, Universiteit Leiden, 2017), 35 mins
Hairstyle, as a practice of beauty, has become an important signifier for (racial) political and social power structures in post-colonial societies. The tensions of these ‘politics of beauty’ are typically explored through Western debates. This study examines how politics of beauty in Tamale (the capital of Gh...
directed by Lisa Schaeffer; produced by Lisa Schaeffer (Leiden, South Holland: Institute of Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology, Universiteit Leiden, 2017), 35 mins
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