RAI244.2007.306.1 Closing Ceremony, RAI Festival Manchester 2007,copyright RAI

The 14th RAI International Festival of Ethnographic Film took place in Bristol from Tuesday 16 to Friday 19 June 2015. It was hosted jointly with The Watershed Cinema in Bristol, The Department of Archaeology and Anthropology, University of Bristol and The Center for Visual Anthropology, Department of Anthropology, Dornsife College, University of Southern California

For programme and registration visit www.raifilmfest.org.uk

The RAI International Festival of Ethnographic Film is held biennially with the first edition held in 1985. Host institutions in the past have included Leeds Met University, University of Manchester, University of Oxford, University of Durham, University of Kent at Canterbury, Goldsmiths College, SOAS, University College London and University of Edinburgh. Offers to host the festival are invited from Anthropology Departments in the UK and Ireland and other bodies interested in hosting this event.


Please find below links to the websites or catalogues of past film festivals

14th RAI Film Festival, Watershed, Bristol, 2015

13th RAI Film Festival, University of Edinburgh, 2013

12th RAI Film Festival, University College London, 2011

11th RAI Film Festival, CTCC, Leeds Metropolitan University, 2009

10th RAI Film Festival, GCVA, The University of Manchester, 2007

7th RAI Film Festival, SOAS, University of London, 2000

5th RAI Film Festival, University of Kent, Canterbury, 1996

RAI244.1990.24 Jean Rouch, Herb di Gioia, David MacDougall and Colin Young at the 1990 Festival, with in the background, Janos Tari, then a student at the NFTS, copyright Knud Fischer-Moeller