Excerpt from We Need New Names, 2015

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We Need New Names

An essay video work examining contemporary Nigerian diasporic female identity through the contradictions inherent to an ethnographic reading of the funeral of the filmmakers’ family matriarch. Using personal archive to explore the concepts of female identity, diaspora, cultural memory and most importantly ‘fiction’.

Screenings & Exhibitions

2019

Not Sorry, PGM 1: Heritage | Anthology Film Archives | New York | USA

 

2018 

Black British Shorts | Glasgow International | UK 

I’m Not Who You Think I’m Not meets Speisekino | Berlin Biennale | Germany 

 

2017 

Black British Shorts | ICA | London 

 

2016

Hamburg International ShortFilmFestival | Germany
Festival Des Cinemas Differents des Paris | France 
Multiplex | Nuit Blanche | Toronto, Canada
November Film Festival | London| UK
Edinburgh Artist Moving Image Festival | UK

 

2015 

Internationale Kurtzfilmtage Wintherthur | Switzerland.