Expositions: Shorts Program

Expositions: Shorts Program

Various
Various
2017-2018
77 minutes

Sira

Rolla Tahir, Canada, 2018, 6 mins

The exodus of a family displaced from Kuwait as a result of the Gulf War.

Nostalgia of my pier

Ben Donoghue and Julieta María, Canada, 2018, 12 mins

An investigation of contemporary culture in the Caribbean coast of Colombia influenced by the wave of Syrian, Lebanese, and Palestinian migration.

It’s Going to Be Beautiful

Luis Gutiérrez Arias and John Henry Theisen, Mexico/US, 2018, 9 mins

Eight prototypes for a border wall stand on the US-Mexico border.

Time Is Out of Joint

Victor Arroyo, Canada/Mexico, 2018, 25 mins

More than 40,000 acres of Indigenous forest in Michoacán, Mexico, have been appropriated by narco industries and state-sponsored violence.

Camfranglais

Mylène Augustin and Feven Ghebremariam, Canada, 2018, 15 mins

Set in 2117 Tiohtià: ke (Montreal), Camfranglais draws parallels between Cameroonians and First Nations of Canada’s struggles for linguistic sovereignty.

The Violence of a Civilization Without Secrets

Adam Khalil, Zack Khalil, Jackson Polys, US, 2017, 10 mins

An urgent study on the historical violence of museum archives.