SINAI : GOLD LIGHT ACROSS

single channel video, 2015


inturrupting ahistoric tourism in nature

digital video, 3’33 



FLAG PIECE

performance, 2001


silent experimental theatre piece, created in the immediate aftermath of 9/11.
performer pulls sweater over her head creating a makeshift veil, miming an unfolding a relationship between an Arab woman and an American flag.  

6 minutes



BETWEEN THE SHADOWS
theatre / performance, 2007

an experimental theatre performance about apathy and war,
in six acts

developed in residency at the Ontological Hysteric Theater and HERE Arts

written and directed by Rania Lee Khalil
Dancer:  Jolyn Arisman   Performers: Adam Matta, Beth Phillips, Nellie Perrera.   Sound and Graphics:  Jeremy Hutchison



MISH CALAAM
single channel video, 2001

video poem about loss in not speaking one’s (parents) language

analog video, 3'22

finalist in the Zebra Poetry Film Festival, Berlin 2002



THERE IS A PORTAL (director)
written and performed by Kayhan Irani

performance/theatre


a one woman performance about immigration, loss and revolution 

now showing

2019 reciepient of a NYFA award