"All our stories imprinted on our body. All signs of our path. Words of those who drove us away or welcomed us. My body breathes and fears at exactly the same pace as my heart."
Arjang Omrani (Iran) was born in Tehran. He has a Master's degree in Visual & Media Anthropology ofFreie University in Berlin.
A PhD candidate at the Academy of Media Art / Cologne and visiting professor at Aarhus, he is also lecturer at Audio - Visual Anthropology Department of Muenster University (Germany).
Part of his major artistic work are the films: “On-the-Run” /2013, awarded by Academy der Kunst der Welt in collaboration with Sommerblutfestival & Diwan Foundation and "Parallx", an experimental anthropological film presented at the Nordic Anthropological Film festival, as well as in various universities, as exemplary combination of Art and Anthropology.
Photos: Maria Merkou, Katerina Preka, Maria Rigania.
July 25-29, 2015
Historic Center of Ermoupolis
Municipality of Syros Ermoupolis
South Aegean Region