The rain in Oakland, my grandmother’s home in Baghdad, my aunts’ voices in What’s App, my daughter learning to count to 10, my brother playing the darbuka, the cicadas in Texas, the walls of my studio, the search for new forms.
Director: Nadia Shihab
Director of Photography: Nadia Shihab
Editor: Nadia Shihab
Sound Designer: Mark Ashworth
Music: Nadia Shihab, Kareem Shihab
Whether assembled through home video in Syria, audio recordings in Texas, or with visionary animation from Singapore, these works gently invite you over the traditional line of nonfiction storytelling;