View all essays

"A LIFE IN CHAINS" SELECTED FOR THE SEMI-FINAL OF “GOLDEN KAPOK AWARD”

"A LIFE IN CHAINS" SELECTED FOR THE SEMI-FINAL OF “GOLDEN KAPOK AWARD”

October 25, 2017

Dear participator of “Golden Kapok Award” competition GZDOC 2017: I would like to take this opportunity to express my heartfelt gratitude to you for your active participation in “Golden Kapok Award” Competition. The Organizing Committee of GZDOC has called for 4239 entries for competition, screening and DOC shop, including 1052 films for competition, which hit a history record. From June to September, there were 64 judges participating in the pre-selection process and the Jury finally selected 200 from thousands of films. It is our great pleasure to inform you that your film "A Life in Chains" has been selected for the semi-final of “Golden Kapok Award” competition GZDOC 2017.

The film shortlist will be released on the WeChat official account in batches.

  • TAIYE SELASI

    TAIYE SELASITwo weeks ago I had the pleasure to shoot this video interview with Taiye Selasi at M-Bassy (Hamburg) and this short video appeared on their Instagram account. Taiye Selasi is a writer and photographer of Nigerian and Ghanaian origin. Ghana…

    FLYING TO ITALY

    FLYING TO ITALYNovember 26, 2017I am flying to Italy to continue shooting my new video documentary on war and it’s aftermath.