NELA

Documentary, 2010

This film is about Bosnian composer Nela Trifkovic who was granted refugee status in Australia after narrowly escaping her place of birth. As the camera follows Ms. Trifkovic and other anonymous travelers through the streets of Melbourne, Australia, questions and images of belonging and displacement are brought into focous through Ms. Trifkovic's personal story and her original music.

NELA, 30 minutes.

Direction, camera and editing by Wendy Woodson

Featuring Nela Trifkovic

Assistant editor: Daniel Keller

Music: Traditional Bosnian songs and original music by Nela Trifkovic

 

Screenings

19th Annual Multi-Cultural Film Festival, Amherst MA, 2012

'We Speak Here' Film Festival, Culture Unplugged, 2012

Pravo Ljudski Human Rights Film Festival, Sarajevo, 2011

Amherst Cinema, 2010