Tidal forces of capitalist economy, war, and colonialism result in many dimensions of displacement. Cultures clash and merge, political economies reformulate into webs of interdependence stretching around the globe, and human beings are flung far from their places or origin. This program will explore diaspora through the lens of personal identity, within the context of a global labor market.
Co-Presented by FaCine
Curated by Robin Abad Ocubillo
CM credits pending
The short film is based on a letter transgresses the boundary of inside and outside, here and there….
In this experimental doc, Syrian refugees in Germany re-enact their journey across the Mediterranean Sea.
In an impoverished country, rife with contradiction, a young girl is torn between her obligation to her family and the influence of foreign visitors.