People wrapped in plastic film lolling about on the floor, a zombie ballet dancer, the "Godfather of Vogue" and tai-chi in the snow. In this program, bodies speak – their movements become protagonists and storylines. Here archival images from Odesa Film Studio are dusted off, dead meat becomes an expression of the wounds inside and performative art forms are projected upon the screen from the theatre stage.
Mohammad Valizadegan // Czech Republic, Germany // 2023 // 20:33 min
Saba has a passion: she wants to dance. However, dancing is forbidden in the strictly religious country where she lives. Her conflict becomes a portrait of daily oppression.