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Digital Storyteller Project

Digital Storyteller Project


Between the year 2018 and 2020, we embarked on a journey in training researcher and their partners in documenting their work through video. “We” consisted of a partnership with over 50 researchers in 26 countries, who were a supported by a team collaborating between Switzerland,  Portugal, Bolivia and eventually Benin. As the project designer and […]

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Brilliant Failures

Brilliant Failures


International partnerships often involve a lot people, resources, money, different languages and culture. In fact, in such settings, there are heaps of things that may go wrong. Our team of researchers agreed that while you cannot avoid failure, we at least want to learn from it. But how? We asked people in Rwanda, Switzerland,  Sri [...]
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Shared land (Tierra Compartida)

Shared land (Tierra Compartida)


Buffer zones play a major role in bridging the divide between conservation and inclusive development. Historically, the buffer zones were introduced as a neutral area between countries or two areas of domination. From today’s conservationist perspective, they could be understood as a pilot area to demonstrate how balance between people and nature can be achieved. […]

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Literatura do Cordel (String Literature)

Literatura do Cordel (String Literature)


Cordel is like a time machine back to when news travelled through the voice of poets offering their booklets on a string (the Cordel) across the backlands of Northeastern Brasil. Crato is the home of a group of people - The Academia dos Cordelistas do Crato - who made it their goal to preserve the [...]
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Casa Grande Foundation

Casa Grande Foundation


Casa Grande is set in a small village in the backlands of Northeastern Brasil.       It is a place where children of all ages are taught about music and media. In the course of reflecting traditional culture through the eyes of young people, we co-created a film and produced it together. The most [...]
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Lullaby of Tomorrow

Lullaby of Tomorrow


Lullaby of Tomorrow – Video Installation (2010-2014) “How women explain the Israeli-Palestinian conflict to their children” Four women, mothers from Israel and Palestine, were invited to make a film answering a simple question: “How do you explain this conflict to your child?” Yvette, Rima, Sarah and Abeer. Each one with a different life story. As […]

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Imaginal Cells

Imaginal Cells


Imaginal Cells is a screen-play for an international feature film adapted from the Novel “The Heart of the Labyrinth” blurring the lines between imagined and manifested reality. Being invited as a researcher on shamanic practices in Bolivia and as a co-author, I created a piece of storytelling that seeks to take responsibility for whatever it [...]
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