Letter From New York City

Letter From New York City
©On the Waterfront - IFFR
photo courtesy International Film Festival Rotterdam
This three-part video diary (20 minutes) by director Mahamat Saleh Haroun shows Taja, a homesick young woman from South Africa, writing to her sister and dwelling on exile, solitude, and suffering, but nevertheless finding sufficient time to prance around happily posing in the dresses designed by her own hand.

Have a look at the other IFFR reviews
Amores Perros (Love's a Bitch)
Images of a Moving City
Die Bad
Something Happened
Verboden te Zuchten
Rusty Water (Nok Mool)
City of Lost Souls
Letter from New York City
Me You Them (Eu Tu eLes)
The Circle (Dayareh)
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

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