ASFF Masterclass – Memory and Reflections: Maryam Mohajer on Animation
Tue, November 3 @ 10.30 am
Maryam Mohajer is an Iranian born animator and filmmaker who won the BAFTA for best animated short in 2020 for her film Grandad Was A Romantic. Mohajer’s unique and bold painted style of animation has drawn much praise, influenced by the beautiful sights, shapes and colours of her homeland. In this spotlight, Mohajer sheds light on her practice, reflecting on the concept of memory, reflection and heritage as a basis for contemporary filmmaking.