FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 20th 2015
PROGRAM: 9:00 AM – 11:00AM – THE POLITICS OF DEVELOPMENT
LOCATION: Colorado Convention Center, Room 107
9:00 AM Fighting for Nothing to Happen, dir. Nora Judith Wildenauer (48 mins, Indonesia, 2015), followed by Q&A with filmmaker moderated by Ulla D. Berg.
AWARD WINNER — BEST GRADUATE STUDENT FILM (TIE)
Synopsis: Fighting for Nothing to Happen accompanies the attempts of a Christian NGO to push forward a relocation project in eastern Indonesia. The film provides insights into issues of development, religion, brokerage, regional government structures in decentralized Indonesia, and the local culture of Flores.