Our Open Call has officially ended—thank you to all the filmmakers who sent in their anthropological works! We’re so excited to hunker down and review all the submissions for our upcoming programme. As stated before, we will be notifying filmmakers of their selection status by January 11th, 2021. In the meantime, some more news from…… Continue reading Submissions for Sjón 2021 closed—What Next?
This year has been strange, to say the least.Tragic and transformative, yes. But also illuminating about all the connections between our actions and their consequences on the world (both human and not). As anthropologists, we have been observing the dramatic changes around the world. As festival organisers, we’ve been waiting and holding our breath, as…… Continue reading ⏰ Sjón 2020 becomes Sjón 2021
The Sjón team is looking for mates for the production of our 2020 edition.
In addition to our ethnographic screenings, we also devote a great deal of our festival program to guests that can engage our audiences in more direct ways. Anthropologists, performers and artists come together to create interactive performances and workshops that trigger the senses and extend the scope of anthropology beyond the walls of academia. Here…… Continue reading Sonance 2019 || Workshops & Performances