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Chantal Partamian





Chantal Partamian is a filmmaker and archivist primarily focused on working with super 8mm and found footage. Partamian's films have been screened and awarded at numerous festivals and are distributed by Vidéographe, Groupe intervention Vidéo (GIV), and the Canadian Filmmakers Distribution Center. In her capacity as an archivist, she dedicates herself to preserving and restoring reels from the Mediterranean region while conducting research on archival practices in conflict areas. Her written works are predominantly featured in the revue Hors-Champs.   

Participant in the following FMS projects

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2007 - MFA film studies - France


chantalpartamian@gmail.com

Katsakh: Mediterranean Archives

CPartamian



Film Projects
2023: Traces
2021: L'arbre
2021: Sandjak
2020: Houbout
2016: Epistemic Space
2007: Dear N.


Articles
Hors-Champ, revue de cinéma en langue française: Entre politique de censure et dispersion archivistique : Awlad al-Zawat (1932), le premier film parlant égyptien Janvier / février 2024

Hors-Champ, revue de cinéma en langue française: Exploration des traces cinématographiques
algériennes : une conversation avec Nabil Djedouani. Juillet/Août, 2023

Analog Cookbook, University of North Carolina Press, Issue #8, 2022: "Traces" Analog Erotica

Convergence : Association des archivistes du Québec (AAQ): Les archives ne font pas l'histoire par elles-mêmes. Topologie d'une absence, Février, 2023

Analog Cookbook, University of North Carolina Press, Issue #5, 2022" Katsakh": Analog futures

Hors-Champ, revue de cinéma en langue française: "Nous". Septembre / octobre 2021

Kohl Journal: "Unlayering the Other: a Queer Armenian Experience", Vol. 2 No. 2 | Winter 2016