Fereshteh Nezakati, Canada, 2023, 6’, World Premiere

In Farsi, with English subtitles

“The Artist” delves into the transformation from a grim act of violence into a catalyst for empowerment and freedom. This poignant narrative explores the profound impact of a single life taken, as it unites families and communities in their collective resolve to fight for liberty. It invites viewers to contemplate the complex dynamics of violence, resilience, and the enduring human spirit.


Showtime: Saturday, 11 November, 1:00 PM, Innis Town Hall