RESISTANCE[S] III, is the third volume of this collection of experimental film and video art from the Middle East and North Africa. Featuring nine artists from a variety of cultural and disciplinary backgrounds, these intimate, poetic and documentary works are witness to the region's complexity, vitality and diversity of creative energies. Distanced from the usual stereotypes, the artists aim to explore existential, political and aesthetic issues of our times while opening up to new narrative perspectives that break with our media's monotonous and repetitive imagery. They present us with new perspectives on time and space, movement and memory, history and personal experience, without neglecting the place of women in society.
RESISTANCE[S] III featured in Le Monde diplomatique, September 2010: monde-diplomatique.fr/2010/09/DA_SILVA/19659
Curated by Silke Schmickl & Christine Sehnaoui (Release date: May 2010).
Featuring: Basma Al Sharif, Danielle Arbid, Mireille & Fabian Astore, Ismaïl Bahri, Halida Boughriet, Nazim Djemai, Khaled Hafez, Waheeda Malullah, Larissa Sansour.
Trailer edited by Adeline Gurrieri.
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