Checkerboard Borders: Experimental Film of the Global South
The screening foregrounds contemporary experimental and avant-garde films from Iran, Mexico, China, Taiwan, and Palestine that stalk the themes of memory, longing, home-coming, and displacement. All films have a unique visual and narrative approach and explore performance and performativity for, in collaboration with, or in spite of the camera.
The screening is a collaboration with Sarah Lasley and Masha Vlasova. The screening is organized in conjunction with a panel with filmmakers on March 15th (Zoom) and a lecture titled “Screening Palestine” by Dr. Nadia Yaqub on March 22nd (Zoom).
Duration 1hr 12 min
This is an asynchronous screening available for the duration of 2 weeks:
March 8th-March 19th, 2021
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