A workshop exploring the ethics of documentary filming
Screening of Justine followed by a workshop on the ethics of filming a young woman with advanced neurological disorders.
- How should we make films with subjects who cannot give ‘consent’?
- How to share editorial control with subjects.
- The tension between ‘artistic freedom’ and social responsibility.
- Should such ethical questions be explored more fully and openly by filmmakers?
Presenter: Filmmaker Dr. Pratap Rughani, Director Lotus Films & Reader in Film, Screen School, London College of Communication, University of the Arts London