Have you ever looked where you were told not to? What remains from the uncomfortable histories?
Victor made a decision to celebrate those in his family the least spoken of… an estranged great-aunt, a queer great-uncle, and an infamous great-grandfather who died and lived in Beirut, Lebanon…
Victor Esses is a Jewish-Lebanese Brazilian queer multimedia performance artist exploring belonging, resilience and intimacy. In this work-in-progress performance of The Death and Life of All of Us he mixes experimental performance, live music, and documentary film to explore shame, family history and intergenerational trauma. A reclaiming of erased histories, complexity and humanity.
Age Recommendation: 16+