Where is she?
”Not everything wants to be remembered, my mother says. I wish my words would stop touching what I forbid them to.”
Introductory documentary-performance / 17:00 / Director: Maryam Tafakory
Using excerpts of films produced between 1990 and 2018, Irani Bag is a split-screen video essay questioning the innocence of bags in post-revolution Iranian cinema.
Iran, Singapore, UK 2021 / 08:00 / Director: Maryam Tafakory
The rituals of warrior training is seen in combination with the recitations of a young girl. Whilst seemingly in separate worlds, the film draws parallels and connections between these relative situations, in the process drawing documentary and fictional threads together to reveal a shared sense of coming to terms with corporeality, its rituals, and tribulations.
Iran, UK 2016 / 09:00 / Director: Maryam Tafakory
I Have Sinned a Rapturous Sin
What cures women of sexual promiscuity?
Iran, UK 2017 / 09:00 / Director: Maryam Tafakory
Poem & Stone
Distance and nearness are attributes of the body. One experiences and records the present through bodily sensations that hold memories. The desire to remember, embeds the past involuntarily within the present.
Iran, UK 2015 / 08:00 / Director: Maryam Tafakory
Text becomes a body for a hand.
Iran, UK 2014 / 04:00 / Director: Maryam Tafakory
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