Kasra Jalilipour




#Familiar #Touch #Lost #Figures, 2017, Video still

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#Familiar #Touch #lost #Figures 
Dir Katayoun Jalilipour
12 minutes
2017
UK


A short film that explores the search for queer ancestry in the diaspora, and the hybrids between cultural traditions and contemporary queer identity.
By looking at intimacies that are taboo, It explores the feeling of being stuck between not knowing where home is, and finding home in a familiar stranger.

Selected Screenings:
BFI Southbank, 2022
London Short Film Festival, ICA, 2022
Whitechapel Gallery, Cinema of Sisterhood, Curated by Andrea Zimmerman, 2019
Scottish Queer International Film Festival, Official Selection, 2019
Central Saint Martins, Degree Show Screenings, 2017