Leena Manimekalai

2022, 09:00 minutes, Colour, English

TAPECODE 2149.06

Kaali (9 minutes; 2022) is a short documentary film in which the indigenous spirit of Kali descends upon the film maker Leena Manimekalai and walks the streets of downtown Toronto on a summer night, on a quintessential trip of being, becoming and belonging The performance depicts Kali’s loitering, sharing delightful moments with the humanity.

“Manimekalai places Kali in the land of immigrants to understand settler colonialism.”

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