The short AMA (15’) by Georgie Yukiko Donovan, a documentary on the last of Japan’s ’women of the sea’.
The 2 films will be followed by a panel discussion with Japan experts, Lois Barnett and Forum Mithani from SOAS.
’”BOKU” is a contemporary dance solo based on my childhood memories of calling myself boku which is a male pronoun of “I” in Japanese. Exploring reasons and expectations of choosing my own pronoun.’
’A performance that makes you sit up and pay unwavering attention’
18:00 Opening with food and drinks
18:45 Sushi workshop
19:00 Intro festival
19:30 Dance performance workshop
21:30 Panel discussion with experts