RAFIA, A Brilliant Mind

A young woman returns home to assist in her fathers’ care for her step-mother who has advanced signs of Alzheimers. Stepping into surreal adventures of music and dance to remember threads of memory, “Rafia” and her family rediscover communication and connection and reshape the time they have together.

Feature
MASHUP

Stark Realism  meets Paranormal Romance

DETAILS
  • Maintaining the "status quo" with a parent with Alzheimer's who speaks multiple languages
  • A tryptic of minute moments exploding from human expression
  • Humor of knowing and connection within a state of impermanence through language, music and dance
Family picnic

Amatus-sami
Karim-Ali

uterus drawing
I am
Sonic Dreamer,
Dragon Slayer,
Nice Person,
Workaholic,
Wanderer,
Mother,
Fighter,
Lover.
Inspiration
Silence, Belly laughs, Time
Milestone
I am very proud of juggling a full-time artist schedule and being a mom working toward fulfilling her own dreams.
Superpower
Psychic Time Travel
Dream Destination
Morocco
Self-Care Ritual
A drive/walk to any body of water
elderly woman walks
pills
CONNECT