We Speak Their Names In Hushed Tones

    • Omoregie Osakpolor
    • Nigeria, South Africa
    forum_01 IDFA Forum


    A 6DoF installation that explores the psychological effects of irregular migrations from Benin City, Nigeria, on the family members left behind who wrestle with the silence surrounding their loved ones, who maintain hope for their return and in equal measure, fear of their disappearance or death.

    Project information

    Selected for
    IDFA Forum 2022
    Countries of production
    Nigeria, South Africa
    Production status
    In production
    Estimated length
    12 min


    Omoregie Osakpolor
    Antoinette Engel for Electric South

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