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Rumi and His Roses

Directed by Navid Sinaki

A memory of first queer love furtively housed in DVD menus as love poems. An opaque and pixelated shrine.

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Kimchi-steeped celluloid, digital tours of ancestral homes, and love poems cobbled by DVD menus are just some of the methods on offer in this time-testing slate of shorts, where animation in expanded form draws the what-if recesses of our pasts and futures.

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