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Off with her Head

2018 - 10m52s - Short Portrait - Czech Republic / Morocco

Synopsis: - «I only improvise - it’s a feeling - a delusion - a trance - where my whole body starts shaking - It’s healing.» Hafsa’s home is a delusion but still, she was born in Morocco and she left it and: - “I don’t want to talk about that ...”. A portrait of a blues singer in Prague.

Description This film is an exploration through Hafsa’s own experience, who had to leave her country, of the concept/feeling “home". How does this singular and universal experience reach her? Hafsa is a young female Moroccan bisexual expatriate. Only living at night, she drowns herself until being able to walk on stage. She sings and leaves. When she is isolated on the stage under the lights, it becomes a non-place, an anywhere where only her performance gives a landmark. She is able able to convey those mixed feelings and reach a trance that makes her be in Morocco no matter where she is in the world.

Screening Portraits & Reports Screening / February 8, 2018 / Famu, Praha, Czech Republic

Hermit Crab

2019 ‧ Drama/Crime ‧ 18'

After locking himself into the car of one of his customers, an agoraphobic holidays’ telephone salesman, who took the habit to break into his costumer’s house to try their life, finds recordings of a Life Coach.

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