environmental background
political dimension
socio-cultural dimension
making Sharing Paradise
about us

What is a participatory video?

Participatory video is a video where the subjects of the video become the producers. With a participatory approach, the subjects of the video can tell their own story. This process of representing their own story is supposed to make the people aware of the system of oppression.

In this section :
The making of Sharing Paradise
The making of Sharing Paradise: An anthropologistís footnote

Getting the fishermen involved
Sharing Paradise: Living in a tangled web of relationships

Ethnic and religious dimensions:
America, the evil empire
Chinese, the emperor of the market

Patron-client relationships and the participatory process

Language dimension

Reflections by the filmmaker




Sharing Paradise
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