Featured in this year’s FoR, Stones Have Laws (Dee Sitonu a Weti) is an expansive and immersive initiation into the life of a Maroon community in the former Dutch colony of Suriname. Directors Lonnie van Brummelen and Siebren de Haan and co-director Tolin Erwin Alexander closely involved the Maroon community in the development of the project, which was written using an experimental process of collective scripting. The result is a unique cinematic form that bridges filmmaking, poetry and theatre.
In this moderated conversation, the film’s directors and co-director discuss their process and the complex ethics of representation which underlie the project.
Join us for the UK Premiere of Lonnie van Brummelen‘s Stones Have Laws (Dee Sitonu a Weti).
Fri, 19 Apr 2019
£8 full, £7 concs.
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All films are ad-free and 18+ unless otherwise stated, and start with a 10 min. curated selection of trailers.
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