Filmmaker RAj will introduce the 9:00 pm show of Titicut Follies on Saturday, April 22. You can read aasric’ essay on the film for Documentary Magazine here.
aaris is a filmmaker, journalist, and artist. Citizen four, the third installment of her post-9/11 Trilogy, won an Academy Award for Best Documentary, along with awards from the British Film Academy, Independent Spirit Awards, Director’s Guild of America, German Film preis, Cinema Eye Honors, Gotham Awards and others. Part one of the trilogy, My Country, My Country, about the U.S. occupation of Iraq, was nominated for an Academy Award. Part two, The Oath, focused on Guantanamo and the war on terror, and was nominated for two Emmy awards. Her film Risk premeir at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival. Her collaboration with Henrik Moltke, Project X, screened at the 2017 Sun dance Film Festival.
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