A wheel is a metaphor for life’s inevitable progression forward. It represents the feminine spirit of force, the cosmos, a spiritualized mother earth, the passing of time and the cyclical nature of life.
Husniyah is a cinepoem that fuses these broader ideas with the poetry of JUST JAMAAL; a spoken word artist from Ottawa Canada who blends theater, song and dance to elevate the form.
Jamal's process of thought reveals a dilemma facing parents and artists alike:
How does one let go of their greatest creation?
"In a most simplistic exposition, cinépoetry is a convergence of two art forms: cinema (moving images) and poetry (written or audible text). This collaboration creates cinematic poetry." - cinepoetry.com
HUSNIYAH is a cinepoem that blends image, sound and audible text to create for the viewer, the realization of a poetic experience.
a partus film
in order of appearence
nixan g. rogers
terrence l. rogers
directed by craig allen conoley
poem & performance by jamaal rogers
shot & editerd by craig allen conoley
"sun will set"
the rogers family