The Heart of An Apple
The Heart of An Apple is an experimental film comprised of three separate sections with a running time of 27 min. Directed by Alia Jhane and photographed by Chris Saint Martin, the first section of the film debuted at Chicago’s GreenLine Theater in 2019.
Film Synopsis: A young artist contemplates her life and place in the world after an encounter with a lover. Finding refuge in her creativity, she turns the camera on herself to find clarity in the midst of chaos.
Approx. running time 5 min. 2016 [film format (DV)]
Carrera debuted at the 2016 Factory of Cinematic Dreams Festival in Bali, Indonesia and has screened worldwide at:
This Human World; Human Rights Film Festival in Vienna, Austria 2016
Video Art Festival Turku-VAFT Finland 2017
Philomena+ Videonomad Volkertmarkt; Vienna, Austria 2017
Black Cinema House Mixtape Vol. I screening 2017
The 56th Ann Arbor Film Festival as part of URe:AD TV 2018
An experimental run through a contemporary American landscape; amidst a barrage of recurring images and sound collage. Carrera; Spanish for ‘race’ is an Afrofuturist meditation on violence perpetrated against Africans in the America’s and the diaspora.