“An unfinished conversation“*
Artist talk & short films with Nosheen Khwaja / Digital Desperados (Glasgow)
“Breaking down barriers that prevent (Trans*-) Women of Color from making their own films”: Digital Desperados (DD)
Digital Desperados (an independent group in Glasgow, Scotland) has been offering film courses for (Trans*-) Women of Color since 2009, as well as running the GLITCH Film Festival, Glasgow’s first QTIPoC**- film festival since 2015. They have been working with Bildwechsel for many years. With the unique programme focus of the GLITCH Film Festival, Digital Desperados offers an international platform for films and art by queer persons of color and has been invited to renowned short film festivals including AKS Copenhagen, MIX NYC and the Hamburg LSF Filmtage.
We are delighted that Nosheen Khwaja will present the work of Digital Desperados and bring exciting short films with her!
Nosheen Khwaja is a graduate of the Glasgow School of Art and a multimedia artist / designer. Over the past 20 years she has curated cabaret evenings, organized film screenings, held workshops on stop motion animation, editing and subtitling, work & performances in Hamburg, Berlin, Amsterdam, Montreal, New York and the UK.
*Title of a short film by Dir Derica Shields
**QTIPoC: Queer, Trans, Intersex People of Color
Short films and talk in English
date: November 30th, 2018
venue: w3-room, Nernstweg 32-34, Hamburg