Empower is an afro-futurist and queer-feminist festival featuring some of the most important music, audiovisual and visual art being made by queers and people of colour today.
Film Review // by Stella Andrada Kasdovasili // On January 25th, 2019, Dusan Makavejev, one of the most prominent figures in Yugoslavian film history – and one of my favourite directors —died at the age of 86. The news of his death had somewhat of a reflective effect on me and I couldn’t help but think of his diverse work.
How can all of us act together against climate change? How do you experience climate change where you live? What are you or what is your community doing to prevent this climate crisis and further destruction? //
Call for submissions in two categories: OBSERVATION & ACTION //
Deadline: May 26th, 2019
Submission deadline: July 31st, 2020
We accept fictional and biographical work. Submissions can be written, drawn, photo essays, made into a film, song, or installation. Please get in touch if you have a certain idea, but are not sure if it fits the topic or if the form will work.
TEXT BY: Faris Saad // Malaysia || ILLUSTRATION BY: Tom Moore // Germany