The Co-production of Knowledge in Documentary Filmmaking

Sunday, 19 March 2023 | 1:45 pm to 16:45 pm | Room 102, North Ross Building, York University

Film screening of “Black Bauhinia”

Directors’ Conversation: Directors Ali Kazimi (Cinema & Media Arts, York University) & Malte Philipp Kaeding (Politics, University of Surrey, UK)

Discussants: Dr Hippo (a UK-based academic who is the co-producer, co-writer, and music supervisor of Black Bauhinia) & Andy Wong (Former Lecturer of Politics)

Moderator: Sam Choi (Independent Scholar)

Building on the experience and knowledge of filmmakers in international relations, Malte Philipp Kaeding, the director of “Black Bauhinia,” a feature-length documentary on Hong Kong localism, implements the collaborative filmmaking approach and co-production of knowledge at every step.

This is a free event but registration is required at:

This event is presented with support of the Sensorium Centre for Digital Arts and Technology and the York Centre for Asian Research.