ETHNOKINO is an ethnographic film program curated by an association of Bern based anthropologists, taking place in one of the most atmospheric cinema in Switzerland at Kino in der Reitschule.

Supporters & Collaborators:

Universität Bern;

Walter Benjamin Kolleg 

Institute of Social Anthropology 

Media Lab, Institute of Geography 


NORIENT Music Film Festival

Global Science Film Festival

Graphics & Posters;

Kai Matthiessen Graphic Design

Passive Attack Bern


Ali Baba Restaurant 

Sous Le Pont 


Anthropological Relevance/Ethnographic Innovation:

In what ways is the given film relevant to current trends in, or make significant contributions or revolutions within the anthropological study of visual communication? 

 Curatorial Theme or Discourse Fit:  

Will your film be useful in facilitating meaningful discussion, reflection, and critique of the issues raised in Anthropology and the world today?


Technical Quality:


Is your film well edited, is it unique ? and will it be audio-visually engaging for the audience? Does it have a strong storytelling style?