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Shades of Shadows, by Amir George, is a collaboration with psychedelic soul band The O’Mys that delves into spiritual mysticism and ritual sacrifice. Created solely with archival footage, the characters in the film seek to manifest a better self.

Video. Color/Sound. 2015. 6 min.

This film will screen as part of The Unseen Festival at Counterpath on Friday, September 22, 2017.

Amir George is a practicing alchemist working as a motion picture artist and film programmer. He creates work for the cinema, installation, and live performance. Born and bred in Chicago, George’s motion picture work and curated programs have been screened and exhibited in festivals and galleries nationally and internationally. In addition to founding The Cinema Culture, a grassroots film programming organization, George is the co-curator of Black Radical Imagination, a touring experimental short film series.

 
 

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