Visions of Purity

Visions of Purity (2009)         time: 10:30 min.

The video "Visions of Purity" is an attempt at questioning the human longing for purity.    This is a longing that through out history and up to the present day have led to Genocides. The video shows some short sequences from documentaries where physical anthropologists and race biologists are working with theirs "scientific" material in the field. The video shows also, among other things, how important the physical anthropology was for the development of eugenics.

Sist opdatert Wednesday 20. February 2019 22:20 Publisert av Frithjof Hoel