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Maryam Tafakory, Nazarbazi (2021)

From hundreds of hours of footage across a gamut of post-revolution Iranian cinema, Maryam Tafakory distils a haunting twenty-minute collage which highlights how subtle and resourceful Iranian film-makers have been in suggesting powerful moments of intimacy without recourse to the act of touch. Read Elhum Shakerifar's text on Nazarbazi here.

To watch the film with audio description, click here. The audio description for this film was created by VocalEyes, and part-funded by an Arts Council National Lottery project grant (100 Videos Described).

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