Nutag - Homeland

Alisi TelengutCanada6 minutes2016PGColourNo Dialogue

During World War II, the Kalmyk people of the Soviet Union were forcibly relocated to Siberia, and nearly half of them died before the return home some 14 years later. This magnificently hand-painted visual poem is a heart-wrenching lament expressing loss and longing.

DANIS GOULET