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Baba (14')

International title: Baba

Original title: Baba

Netherlands, 2020, 14’

Language(s): Dutch

Director: Sarah Blok, Lisa Konno


- Leiden Film Festival 2020; National Award

- Aesthetica Short Film Festival 2020; Best Fashion

Synopsis: A stylised portrait of one of the first Turkish immigrants in the Dutch cultural sector, interviewed by his daughter amid a colourful fashion collection inspired by his life.

Directors' bios:

Sarah BLOK graduated from the HKU University of the Arts in Utrecht in 2015. Together with Lisa Konno, she started the ongoing project about non-stereotypical migration stories. The second part of the short documentary trilogy is Baba.

Lisa KONNO graduated from the Fashion Design department of Artez in Arnhem.