Into the Field

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© Grossman
28 minutes / Colour / 2005
Directed by
Alyssa Grossman

Anthropologist

Country of production Romania United Kingdom

Series Granada Center for Visual Anthropology Student Film

'Into the Field' follows the everyday “secular” lives of nuns in a Orthodox nunnery in Romania. Documenting the nuns’ activities, relationships and roles within their community, the film also incorporates sequences of stop-motion animation to depict some of the anthropologist’s own challenges of working in the field.

Language and subtitles Romanian with English Subtitles

Region South-East Europe

Country Romania

Keywords Religion / Belief / Faith Animation