EVOLVE | REVOLVE
Virtual reality category
by Yetunde Dada & Shariffa Ali | South Africa
Circle the Mugumo tree seven times and transform from masculine to feminine or feminine to masculine; and live in your new identity forever. This is the ritual of the Kikuyu ancestors that no contemporary person has experienced until now.
- Residency period in France: June 19th to 30th, 2017
- Locations: Okio-studio (Paris) / Nurserie Audiens
- Related event: Paris Virtual Film Fest (June 30th to July 2d)
The project is being developed with Antoine Cayrol from Atlas V who also presented it at NEXT, Cannes Festival film market during the 2018 edition.
It has been selected for the 2018 Sundance Institute New Frontier Story Lab.