A two-part video with the first part – Afaryan Monologue – being an immigrant artist’s account of his relationship with art and politics. In the second part – Afaryan Memories – the artist tells about his old home, a village in Kurdistan in Iran abandoned 20 years ago, and interviews its former residents.
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English title / Afaryan Monologue / Afaryan Memories
Teoksen nimi suomeksi / Afaryan monologi / Afaryan muistelmat
Original title / Afaryan Monologue / Afaryan Memories
Type / Single channel
Genre / Personal narrative, Political commentary, Experimental, Experimental
Country / Finland
Picture ratio / 4:3
Duration / 00:22:22
Language / Kurdish
Sound format / Stereo
Year / 2007
Credits / Kalle Hamm (Author), Dzamil Kamanger (Director), Kalle Hamm (Director), Dzamil Kamanger (Editor), Dzamil Kamanger (Script), Kalle Hamm (Script), Mikko Nylander (Animation), Kalle Hamm (Camera), Christer Nuutinen (Sound Design), Dzamil Kamanger (Translator)