From Revolutionary Iran to a Journey of Art and Exile: A Conversation with Kazem Shahryari

The Iranian Revolution was one of the key events of the twentieth century (1978-1979). Kazem Shahryari didn’t get involved. He was already involved. They made a revolution before the revolution. In this interview, Shahryari speaks of his activism, exile, and French xenophobia.

Samia Meziane in Interview, Culture, Exile, Iran and Revolutionnaries

Oct 14, 2020 · 23 mins

Dylan Valley: A contemporary reenvisioner and decoloniser of cinema

Documentary filmmaker, Dylan Valley, is a multi-talented director from Cape Town, South Africa. From a very early stage, he watched films about anti-apartheid struggle on forced removals in Cape Town, prosecuted and assassinated activists. He wanted to tell stories that needed to be told.

Maria Iotova in Interview, Cinema, Decolonization, Africa and South Africa

Oct 6, 2020 · 9 mins