Hoda Afshar (winner of 2018 Bowness Prize) was born in Tehran, Iran (1983) and is now based in Melbourne, Australia. Working across photography and moving-image, she considers the representation of gender, marginality and displacement. In 2017 she visited Manus Island and worked closely with detainees, using photography and film to document the lives of detained refugees.
Part of Film Club: Freedom, delivered by Mansions of the Future supported by Lincoln Film Society. Film Club: Freedom will ask the people of Lincoln to share films that are significant to their sense & experience of freedom. Remain will be introduced by Prof Stephanie Hemelryk Donald, lead organiser of There’s No Place Like Home.