:Taklif

Screening Schedule

17.08, 22:00, DOKU KINO PLLATO

Taklif

UK, 2013, Colour, 10 min

Taklif is an abstract yet lyrical story of religion as forced into a girl's life, seen from the innocent perspective of the child. It conveys the violence of early marriage and rites of passage, as faced by pre-pubescent girls in an Islamic context.

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Maryam Tafakory is an animator and filmmaker living in London. She explores new forms of visual storytelling in her documentary work, using abstracted, symbolic and textual narratives to convey the portrayal of issues, struggles and their screen representation. Currently experimenting using elements of minimal text, object, performance and drawing, her work mostly draws on her personal experience of being brought up in an Islamic country.
BFI, London 2013. MashRome FF 2013.

4 Rutland court
Palace Road
KT1 2LA
London
UK
+44 798 3519829
maryam@tafakory.com

Screening Schedule

17.08, 22:00, DOKU KINO PLLATO

Category

International Shorts

Director

Maryam Tafakory

Producer

Maryam Tafakory

Cinematography

Maryam Tafakory

Sound

Maryam Tafakory

Editing

Maryam Tafakory

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