Nutag-Homeland

About

This hand-painted visual poem explores the ideas of diaspora, homeland, and the mass deportations of the Kalmyk people during World War II.

Screens with Animation Spotlight

YEAR 2016

SECTION Shorts Program

COUNTRY Canada

RUN TIME 6 min

WEBSITE http://cargocollective.com/AlisiTelengut

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Artist Bio

Alisi Telengut

Alisi Telengut is a visual artist, filmmaker, and animator currently based in Montreal. Her recent, painterly films have received multiple awards from around the world. Her films have screened at Toronto International Film Festival, Cannes Film Festival, Slamdance Film Festival, Edinburgh International Film Festival, Zinebi International Festival of Documentary and Short Film of Bilbao, and various worldwide film venues and exhibitions as animation and moving image artworks. These films have contributed to ethnographic and ethnocultural research archives.