Sealed Lips

Sealed Lips


Narrative Video/Video Installation

Duration: 00:06:00

Sound Design Collaboration: Ai Yamamoto, Warran Hugo Wright, Rhett Wade Ferrell

Make Up: Roksana Mohit

Special Thanks: Rokni Haerizadeh, Ramin Haerizadeh, Yasamin Badiee, Shirin Fakhim, Hengameh Basseghi, Ali Chitsaz

Set in an empty factory, Sealed Lips is a story told through the eyes of Shahrzad from a Thousand and One Nights. This Shahrzad is now old and crippled, a witness to the injustice meted

out to contemporary Middle Eastern women; she no longer is the heroine she used to be.

* This video was initially created as a 9 channel video installation in 2005. In 2012 it was re-edited into a single channel narrative video with the addition of narration

Above are still Images captured from a video documenting  Sealed Lips in the form of a video installation in 2005 Рlink to video documentation is here:

Sealed Lips in the short film linear form 2012 was ehibited at the Iranian Film Festival Australia in 2012 – Palazo delle Esposizioni, Rome 2012 and at Primo Piano Gallery Lecce, Italy 2013