Dubai is the land of dreams for this young African couple

Kenyan artist and filmmaker Amirah Tajdin describes her film as “a meditative visual on the African immigrant experience in Dubai. A story of Black love in a shifting universe.” Negotiating Liberation: Don’t Be a Dream, Please Be Real touches on the idea of the spirit of the United Arab Emirates as a place where new metropolises are being built, where dreams are born, and to which the title of “the new world” currently belongs… Continue reading on


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